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
Advisory Council
News and Announcements
Upcoming Presentations
Contact Us
Support Systems


Core Subjects

The core subjects remain unchanged. These fundamentals are needed to provide the basic knowledge upon which to build 21st Century Skills.
  • Economics
  • English
  • Government
  • Arts
  • History
  • Geography
  • Reading or language arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • World languages
  • Civics