The 21st Century Skills Subcommittee will be meeting:
March 26th 3:30 – 5 p.m. in the High School Library:
  • Meeting Agenda: Click here for the agenda for this meeting
  • Meeting Minutes: Check back after March 27th for the minutes from this meeting

April 16th 3:30 – 5 p.m. in the High School Library
April 23rd 3:30 – 5 p.m. in the High School Library

Subsequent meetings will be determined on an as needed basis.
We look forward to our first meeting as we begin our work on the Strategic Plan.

Kristin Hokanson & Jane Callaghan Co-Facilitators

MEETING TWO: What we did
Discussed the 2 frameworks and defined one that we would use for our district

Please download the file below to review and be prepared to add actions during our meeting next week.

MEETING ONE: What we did
Took a look at how 21st Century Learners are different.

Looked at some of the needs of these students...what do we need to incorporate into programs.

Examined what other schools are doing.
  • Science Leadership Academy Science Leadership Academy was a school developed in partnership with the Franklin Institute and is part of the Philadelphia School system.
  • Springside School: Springside School is an all-girls Pre-K-12 independent school in Chestnut Hill
  • Arapahoe High School: Karl Fisch is the Technology Director, I invite you to check out what he has to say, but also to look at some of the class blogs Anne S has a great one for 9th grade English
  • Kutztown Area School District: This site is a math teacher from Kutztown one to one HS. Be sure to check out his math blog
  • Central Bucks: This is the home page of a Social Studies Teacher in Central Bucks School District
  • Westwood Schools: This school in Camila, GA has been internationally recognized for it's Flat Classroom Project, a collaborative 11th grade project with the International School Dhaka, Bangladesh

FOR NEXT TIME: 4/16 3:30 -5:00
  • Brainstorm our thoughts about literacy
  • Start to establish goals for what we teach and how we teach it

Please take some time to...
  • Do some research on what it takes to be prepared for the workforce or post secondary programs.