21st-Century Skills

Framework for 21st-Century Learning [www.p21.org] student outcomes:

This project will touch on many core subjects:

  • Language Arts through creation of blog posts and project plans
  • Arts through creation of a visually compelling final project
  • History through research into the root causes of social justice issues
  • Government and Civics through learning about programs and policies of governments that either help address social justice issues or may be a root cause

This project builds Global, Economic, Civic and Environmental Literacy skills.

The project also encompasses:

  • Creativity and Innovation through brainstorming and collaboration
  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving through critical reflection of their experiences and facing their own stereotypes and preconceived notions
  • Communication and Collaboration through creating a compelling final project that will help to educate or advocate for their issue