The question to be argued will be highly relevant to educational needs in the province of Ontario (as well as internationally). In addition, the process associated with this assignment will prepare you for Board interviews and future work as an educator.

Essay Question:

The question to be argued will be highly relevant to educational needs in the province of Ontario (as well as internationally). In addition, the process associated with this assignment will prepare you for Board interviews and future work as an educator.

Essay Question:

What is the best approach to developing 21st Century learning/literacy? You will be encouraged/required to incorporate your ideas from your educational autobiography.

Step 1:

Define multiple literacies and its relationship and support of 21st century learning.

  1. http://www.21stcenturyschools.com/multiple-literacies.html
  2. https://www.edutopia.org/discussion/10-signs-21st-century-classroom
  3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2s6PIrXwt7M
  4. http://edugains.ca/newsite/21stCenturyLearning/about_learning_in_ontario.html
  5. https://secure.ncte.org/library/NCTEFiles/Resources/Positions/Chron1107ResearchBrief.pdf
  6. http://21centurylit.org/introduction#:~:text=21st%20Century%20Literacy%20is%20more,processes%20that%20create%20objective%20knowledge.
  7. https://www.aeseducation.com/blog/what-are-21st-century-skills

                   Step 2:

 Reflecting on this definition are your practice teaching classrooms working to these learning frameworks.

  • The Curriculum: Are daily curriculum expectation reinforcing multiple literacies? (Hint: Media literacy as a helpful context).
  • The Teacher: What is the role of the teacher with respect to
  • What is the role of the student with respect to 21st century literacy learning?
  • Technology: What is the role of technology with respect to 21st century literacy learning?
  •  Another essay outline is to shape your essay along the 4Cs of 21st Century Learning (these headings constitute the body of your essay):
  • Creativity
  • Critical Thinking
  • Communication
  • Collaboration
  • See, https://edureach101.com/4cs-21st-century-learning/

In addition to the essay, develop a two-page news letters to parents outlying how your class will integrate 21st Century Literacy skills. The newsletter will require you defining and graphically illustrating the 10 signs of a 21st century classroom. See link below.

https://www.edutopia.org/discussion/10-signs-21st-century-classroom

Paper Structure and Referencing:

  • Max paper length 12 pages, reference page exempt from page count.
  • Font New Times Roman (size: 12)
  • APA Citation format:

http://apareferencing.ukessays.com

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/

http://citationmachine.net/index2.ph

Penalties:

  • Improper referencing or plagiarism will result in a grade of 0. 
  • No submission will be graded after the due date. 
  • Late submission due to illness require a doctor’s note.