About 21st Century Skills
Mission and Vision
Why They Are Needed
-- The World Is Changing
-- Global Competition
-- Different Skills Required
-- Education Must Change
Why They Are Important
-- Closing the Gap
What They Are
-- Core Subjects
-- Learning and Innovation Skills
-- Information Media and Technology Skills
-- Life and Career Skills
What Minnesotans Can Do
21st Century Schools
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Closing the Gap

What skills and content areas will be growing in importance in the next five years?
Critical thinking 78%
Information technology 77%
Health and wellness 76%
Collaboration 74%
Innovation 74%
Personal financial responsibility 72%