How should education be structured to meet the needs of students in the 21st century world?

In the 21st century certain skills are required such as:

  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
  • Collaboration across Networks and Leading by Influence
  • Agility and Adaptability
  • Initiative and Entrepreneurialism
  • Effective Oral and Written Communication
  • Accessing and Analyzing Information
  • Curiosity and Imagination (21st Century skills. 2008.)

For these skills to be developed education needs to be well structured. Educators need to implement all kinds of activities in the classroom.

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About Monique

I am a PGCE student at the University of Pretoria. I completed my BA Degree in Education and Psychology in 2011. I like going to the movies and taking long walks on the beach......

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