Tag Archive: 21st century competencies

Mar 24

Chris Smeaton

Measuring Learning vs. Measuring Achievement

I want you to reflect on this question, “When was the last time your performance was measured by a written multiple choice test?” There will be few of us who have had our performance measured by a single test in our adult life. Our performance cannot be captured on a single or even a series …

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Mar 04

Chris Smeaton

The Power of Introverts

This afternoon I listened to Susan CainĀ speak onĀ “The power of introverts.” Like any TED talk I’ve listened to before, the message was thought provoking and caused me to ponder on what we are trying to do in education today. I’m a great advocate for ensuring that the competencies of the 21st century are well established …

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