Direct Instruction in 21 st Century Skills
In each workshop, students are presented with real-world situations that enables students to practice these skills with classmates or independently.
Expert File cards offer students explicit models, directions, and support as they practice 21 st Century Skills. These cards enable students to work alone or in groups while using skills such as brainstorming, creating a wiki, doing a SWOT analysis, or writing a résumé.
See the 21st Century Learning Chart
Culminating Real-World Projects and Writing
Each course in Expert 21 features eight Expert Projects, performance-based activities that present research, writing, and presentation opportunities. Each project is a real-world activity that requires the analysis and inclusion and data and information.
Web-Based Learning Environment
Expert 21’s online learning environment features 125,000+ leveled nonfiction articles, web links, and more to support research and extend learning in the classroom, computer lab, or at home. Students will also find 21 st Century tools that support note taking, setting goals, and more to facilitate the completion of projects and assignments.