21st C Teaching for Sunny Side Educational Institute
All educators want to help their students succeed in life. What was considered a good education 50 years ago, however, is no longer enough for success in college, career, and citizenship in the 21st century. Sunnyside educational institute benefited the following through attending a one day leadership training on “Teaching in the 21st C and active teaching methods”:
- Expanding student understanding in core subjects beyond minimal mastery
- Provide students ways to see the connections between their school work and their lives outside the classroom.
- Learning and thinking skills, Information & Communication skills
- 21st Century Assessments
- Using 21st century skills to understand and address global issues. At the end of the training, participants express their appreciation on the way the course is organized, delivered and modeled the ideas stressed in the course.
Finally, the participants pointed out the need for another training for the teaching staff in the near future.