The Thinking Classroom Transforming Educational Experiences through 21 st Century Skills. Stephanie Hartman, PhD Social Studies Content Specialist; Becky Russell, MLIS Library/21 st Century Skills Specialist Colorado Department of Education. Thinking Classroom Session Wiki
Stephanie Hartman, PhD
Social Studies Content Specialist;
Becky Russell, MLIS
Library/21st Century Skills Specialist
Colorado Department of Education
What does a Colorado 21st century “Thinking Classroom” look like?
Colorado’s 21st Century Skills
Imagine a classroom 50 years ago.
Does it look any different today?
* Source: Erickson, H.L. (2007). Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction for the Thinking Classroom. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press.
Concepts & skills indicating progress to PGC mastery
Promote critical thinking
Relevant societal context
Characteristics of Discipline
Post your thoughts and ideas for ways to support teachers in transforming students' learning experiences.
GOOGLE Docs post #1
Another Feeling? Discomfort transforming
Sounds like… transforming
Assessment of the Process: transforming
How Do We Get There From Here? transforming
GOOGLE DOCS post #2 transforming
What tools or resources do you need to help your teachers transform their classrooms to “thinking classrooms?”
Professional Development Opportunities transforming