The 21st century skill students most lack

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Cognitive scientist Daniel Willingham identifies what he thinks is the 21st century skill that young people lack the most.

Louise Robinson-Lay‘s insight:

An overlooked but crucial skill is that of patience (or I would suggest, the related skill of perseverance ) this article discusses the idea that students today are unused to being bored and amusing themselves and too readily turn to other methods of amusement. Thought provoking.

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Author: loremipsem

I am Head of Teaching and Learning and teach English at an independent School in Melbourne. I am passionate about using technology as a learning tool and I love reading and literature and language.

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