Curriculum 21: Essential Education for a Changing World

Curriculum 21: Essential Education for a Changing World

by Heidi Hayes Jacobs
     
 


What year are you preparing your students for? 1973? 1995? Can you honestly say that your school's curriculum and the program you use are preparing your students for 2015 or 2020? Are you even preparing them for today? With those provocative questions, author and educator Heidi Hayes Jacobs launches a powerful case for overhauling, updating, and injecting life… See more details below

Overview


What year are you preparing your students for? 1973? 1995? Can you honestly say that your school's curriculum and the program you use are preparing your students for 2015 or 2020? Are you even preparing them for today? With those provocative questions, author and educator Heidi Hayes Jacobs launches a powerful case for overhauling, updating, and injecting life into the K-12 curriculum.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416609407
Publisher:
Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development
Publication date:
01/19/2010
Pages:
250
Sales rank:
63,581
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction by Heidi Hayes Jacobs

Chapter 1: A New Essential Curriculum for a New Time by Heidi Hayes Jacobs

Chapter 2: Upgrading the Curriculum: 21st Century Assessment Types and Skills by Heidi Hayes Jacobs

Chapter 3: Upgrading Content: Provocation, Invigoration, and Replacement by Heidi Hayes Jacobs

Chapter 4: New School Versions: Reinventing and Reuniting School Program Structures by Heidi Hayes Jacobs

Chapter 5: Five Socio-Technology Trends That Change Everything in Learning and Teaching by Stephen Wilmarth

Chapter 6: A Classroom as Wide as the World by Vivien Stewart

Chapter 7: Making Learning Irresistible: Extending the Journey of Mabry Middle School by Tim Tyson

Chapter 8: Media Literacy: 21st Century Literacy Skills by Frank W. Baker

Chapter 9: Digital Portfolios and Curriculum Maps: Linking Teacher and Student Work by David Niguidula

Chapter 10: Educating for a Sustainable Future by Jaimie P. Cloud

Chapter 11: Power Down or Power Up? by Alan November

Chapter 12: Creating Learning Connections with Today's Tech-Savvy Student by Bill Sheskey

Chapter 13: It Takes Some Getting Used To: Rethinking Curriculum for the 21st Century by Arthur L. Costa and Bena Kallick

References and Resources

Index

About the Editor and Contributing Authors

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