Characteristics of a 21st-Century Teacher

Times have changed…. Society has undergone an accelerating pace of change in economy and technology. The gap between the skills people learn and the skills people need is becoming more obvious. No pupil in the history of education is like today’s modern learner. Students are to be prepared for increasingly complex life and work environments!

Creates Learner-Centred Classroom

Personalized Instructions

Media Technology savvy
Collaborative Teaching/Cooperative Learning
Keeps Learning
Project Based Learning- Multi-Disciplinary
Real-Time, Real-World, Flexible
Ensures Student Ownership/Engagement
Brings about Global Citizenship/Leadership/Personal Responsibility : inner strength to make decisions and to take personal responsibility for the consequences of those decisions
Enjoys Mastery of Curriculum/Development of Higher Order Thinking Skills
Fun element
Reporting is Celebration
  • Students will report out to peers, school staff, and the larger community:
  • What they learned
  • How they addressed the problems or issues
  • Their final products. ..

Live with song in heart!


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