Skills for Today’ s Learners – It’s often reiterated within the educational circles and curriculum designers that given the speed with witch technology is advancing, the jobs our students will have in the future are probably not yet created.
But the question is : are we teaching students the skills required for this future ? There are now voices raising hither and tither asking for an overall redefinition of the learning priorities; for instance in the United States, there is an increasing trend towards teaching coding in an early age and including it in the curriculum with early literacies. But although technical literacy and digital skills are essential for thriving in tomorrow’s job market but they are not enough. The visual below lists some other important skills. Check them out and share with us what you think of them.