Next Generation Skills

  • The Next Generation Skills were previously called "21st-century skills". These are a set of critical skills that need to be taught through a curriculum which is interdisciplinary, integrated, project-based and more, in order for students to have success in the global society. These necessary 21st-century skills are: 

    • Critical thinking and problem-solving
    • Collaboration
    • Agility and adaptability
    • Initiative and entrepreneurialism
    • Effective oral and written communication
    • Accessing and analyzing information
    • Curiosity and imagination

    The 21st-century skills have now been enhanced and are called Next Generation Skills which is a combination of cognitive processes, life and career skills, and the technologies that enable individuals to leverage these processes for the greatest impact in a global society.