Assessing 21st Century Skills

Assessing 21st Century Skills

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Go beyond traditional paper-and-pencil tests! How can you measure student mastery of 21st century skills like creativity, problem solving, and use of technology? Laura Greenstein provides a framework and practical ideas for using authentic learning experiences and rigorous assessment strategies to engage todaya€™s students. With numerous rubrics and checklists, a step-by-step model for developing your own classroom assessments, a lesson planning template, and sample completed lesson plans, this book discusses how to teach and assess: Thinking skills: critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and metacognition Actions: communication, collaboration, digital and technological literacy Living skills: citizenship, global understanding, leadership, college and career readinessIdentify three ways to display the structure of DNA; use one to create a replica. a€c Design a museum. ... Elementary Technology-Based Learning Technology 4th- grade science Compare studentsa#39; eating patterns. 5th-grade math Create a shopping plan for best-priced school supplies. Internet shopping Upperanbsp;...

Title:Assessing 21st Century Skills
Author:Laura M. Greenstein
Publisher:Corwin Press - 2012-07-20


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