The Parents’ Primer on 21st Century Life and 21st Century Competencies
As you know Walnut Valley Unified School District is currently undertaking a 21st century education initiative. In order to help our parents reflect on the underlying issues surrounding 21st century education we wanted to offer this primer on 21st century education.
In other documents we will describe our plans for our school or district. In this primer we wanted to focus on two topics:
- What is the nature of change in the society over the last 50 years?
- What are the competencies our young people need to address this change?
As an education community, we think these two topics can help us determine which educational outcomes we should focus on for the students in our community.Read more