Resources & Links to 21st Century Learning:
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21st Century Resources
Partnership for 21st Century http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/ The Partnership for 21st Century Skills is the leading advocacy organization focused on infusing 21st century skills into education. The site provides a set of comprehensive tools to help integrate 21st century skills into learning.
Route 21 http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/route21/
A one-stop-shop for 21st century skills-related information, resources and community tools.

ICT Literacy Maps - the Partnership for 21st Century Skills developed a series of ICT Literacy Maps illustrating the intersection between Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Literacy and core academic subjects including geography, math, English, and science.
http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/images/stories/matrices/ictmap_english.pdf
http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/images/stories/matrices/ictmap_math.pdf
http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/images/stories/matrices/ICTmap_ss.pdf

ICT Skills Maps - the Partnership for 21st Century Skills developed a series of Skills Maps for core academic subjects including geography, social studies, and science.

http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/documents/21stcskillsmap_geog.pdf
http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/documents/21stcskillsmap_science.pdf
http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/documents/ss_map_11_12_08.pdf

21st Century Information Fluency Project http://21cif.com/ the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy provides tutorials,wizard tools and resources to help students with digital information fluency.

Center for Media Literacy- http://www.medialit.org/ information on 21st Century media literacy with lesson plans and resources to use in the classroom.

Creativity Web http://members.optusnet.com.au/~charles57/Creative/index2.html======

Links to resources for creativity

MIT Open Courseware http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/web/home/home/index.htm
IT offers all course materials available for free

Google for Educators http://www.google.com/educators/index.html
21st century web 2.0 tools

4Teachers - Teacher Tools - http://www.4teachers.org/tools/
A variety of tools and resources for students and teacher including assessment and scaffolding tools

Assessment of 21st Century Skills - http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/images/stories/otherdocs/Assessment_Landscape.pdf
A pre publication draft document about assessment of 21st century skills in 2005 from the Partnership for 21st Century

21st Century PowerPoint Presentation Slides handout- http://www.amphi.com/departments/technology/files/76FA6DD3C6084D61B334C93C04A780B4.pdf
The slides from the PowerPoint presentation in PDF format.

Promoting 21st Century Skills- http://edcommunity.apple.com/ali/item.php?itemID=9771
Ken Kay's presentation to the Florida Educational Technology Conference, January 2007.

Critical and Creative Thinking - Bloom's Taxonomy http://eduscapes.com/tap/topic69.htm
Discussion of Bloom's taxonomy and critical thinking, creativity

Sir Ken Robinson website http://www.sirkenrobinson.com/
Expert on creativity and innovation

Creativity: See what people are saying right now on Technorati http://technorati.com/tag/Creativity
Technorati index on creativity.

Business Creativity & Innovation http://www.m1creativity.com/tube/tube.htm
Interactive map of the creative process.

PBS Parents . Creativity | PBS http://www.pbs.org/parents/creativity/
A place to explore creativity for yourself and your child.

Creativity Portal - Exploring Creative Thinking Innovation Art Crafts Writing Humor http://www.creativity-portal.com/
Creativity Portal features expert creativity, business, coaching, and writing articles, innovative art and craft projects, fun printables, prompts and tools, and free inspirational learning resources for every stage of the creative life.

The 6 Myths Of Creativity http://www.fastcompany.com/magazine/89/creativity.html
December 2004 article about creativity: "These days, there's hardly a mission statement that doesn't herald it, or a CEO who doesn't laud it. And yet despite all of the attention that business creativity has won over the past few years, maddeningly little is known about day-to-day innovation in the workplace. Where do breakthrough ideas come from? What kind of work environment allows them to flourish? What can leaders do to sustain the stimulants to creativity -- and break through the barriers?"