As the 21st century unfolds, the pace of change in the world is accelerating. The authors believe a combination of cognitive skills (skills students will need to succeed academically) and conative skills (skills students will need to succeed interpersonally) is necessary for the 21st century. This clear, practical guide presents a model of instruction and assessment based on these skills.
- Read relatable classroom stories that depict the presented strategies.
- Use end-of-chapter comprehension questions to help assess and reinforce understanding of the new strategies.
- Gain an appendix of rubrics for assessing cognitive and conative 21st century skills.