21st Century Learning

What is 21st century education?
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21st Century Classrooms Incorporate the 4 C's.

Creativity: Trying new approaches to get things done equals innovation and invention.


Critical Thinking: Looking at problems in a new way, linking learning across subjects and disciplines.


Collaboration: Working together to reach a goal—putting talent, expertise, and smarts to work.


Communication: Sharing thoughts, questions, ideas and solutions.

SAMR Model

SAMR is the model that provides a technique for moving through levels of technology integration to find more meaningful uses of technology. SAMR is like the Bloom's Taxonomy of Technology!
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TPACK

The TPACK model shows us that successful and meaningful technology integration includes three important factors: Pedagogy, Content, and Technology. All three of these must be present in digital learning lessons and work together to engage students in meaningful activities that meet learning goals.
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Sheldon ISD Innovative Programs Department