"Education for Life and Work: Developing Transferable Knowledge and Skills in the 21st Century" ed. by James W. Pellegrino and Margaret L. Hilton
Board on Testing and Assessment, Board on Science Education; Committee on Defining Deeper Learning and 21st Century Skills; Center for Education; Division on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; National Research Council
NAS Press | 2012 | ISBN: 0309256496 9780309256490 0309259541 9780309259545 | 204 pages | PDF | 8 MB
This book describes important set of key skills that increase deeper learning, college and career readiness, student-centered learning, and higher order thinking. These labels include both cognitive and non-cognitive skills- such as critical thinking, problem solving, collaboration, effective communication, motivation, persistence, and learning to learn.