CCSS and 21st Century Skills

Metiri was recently awarded a Small Business Innovation and Research grant from the National Science Foundation to develop professional development that included digital teaching cases focused on Common Core State Standards and 21st Century Skills (specifically Critical Thinking). The following case was developed as part of that grant and documents the teaching of an authentic learning unit for 6th grade. This specific case details the experience of an individual classroom teacher and provides…

  • A copy of the unit being taught
  • Copies of rubrics for the unit
  • Samples of student work
  • Teacher reflections
  • Multimedia
  • Information on the context in which the material is being taught

[View the teaching case here]