21st Century Student

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<ul><li> 1. 21st Century Student<br /> . <br /><br />denpong@kku.ac.th<br />1<br /></li></ul> <p> 2. "If we teach today as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow."<br />John Dewey<br /> 3. "Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time."<br />Chinese Proverb<br /> 4. "The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn."<br />Alvin Toffler<br /> 5. "There can be infinite uses of the computer and of new age technology, but if the teachers themselves are not able to bring it into the classroom and make it work, then it fails."<br />Nancy Kassebaum, U.S. Senator<br /> 6. Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.<br />William Butler Yeats<br /> 7. The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.<br />Sydney J. Harris<br /> 8. What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others.<br />Percicles<br /> 9. "It is important to remember that educational software, like textbooks, is only one tool in the learning process. Neither can be a substitute for well-trained teachers, leadership, and parental involvement."<br />Keith Krueger, CEO of CoSN<br /> 10. "Teachers need to integrate technology seamlessly into the curriculum instead of viewing it as an add-on, an afterthought, or an event."<br />Heidi-Hayes Jacobs, Educational Consultant<br /> 11. The principle goal of education is to create men and woman who are capable of doing new things, not simply repeating what other generations have done'. <br />Jean Piaget<br /> 12. Much education today is monumentally ineffective.All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants. <br />John W. Gardner<br /> 13. An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don't. <br />Anatole France<br /> 14. The great aim of education is not knowledge, but action.<br />Herbert Spencer<br /> 15. You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself.<br />Galileo Galilei<br /> 16. Any teacher that can be replaced by a computer, deserves to be.<br />David Thornburg<br /> 17. 17<br /> 18. 18<br /> 19. 19<br /> 20. 20<br /> 21. 21<br /> 22. 22<br /> 23. 23<br /> 24. 24<br /> 25. 25<br /> 26. 26<br /> 27. 27<br /> 28. 28<br /> 29. 30. Core Subjects and 21st Century Themes<br />Mastery of core subjects and 21st century themes is essential to student success. Core subjectsinclude English, reading or language arts, world languages, arts, mathematics, economics, science, geography,history, government and civics.In addition, schools must promote an understanding of academic content at much higher levels by weaving 21st century interdisciplinary themes into core subjects:<br /></p> <ul><li>Global Awareness </li></ul> <p> 31. Financial, Economic, Business and Entrepreneurial Literacy 32. Civic Literacy 33. Health Literacy 34. Environmental Literacy</p>