American Educational Research Association (AERA) 2014 Annual Meeting – The Power of Education Research for Innovation in Practice and PolicyApril 17, 2014Blog, Events
The 2014 American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from April 3-7. ATC21S™ features in several of the sessions at this year’s conference. Patrick Griffin and Esther Care presented a paper on the assessment of collaborative problem solving in a AERA Presidential invited session titled International Advancements in 21st-Century Skills [...]April 17, 2014Blog, Events
The first International Forum for Assessing 21st Century Competencies was held in early April in San Jose, Costa Rica.
Claire Scoular, a researcher from the Assessment Research Centre, University of Melbourne, represented the ATC21S™ project and presented on ‘major educational innovations that lead to the development of the 21st century’. Claire gave an overview of the [...]
ATC21S™ International Research Coordinator, Associate Professor Esther Care has written a perspective piece for the Centre for Education Research and Practice (CERP) in the United Kingdom. The article, titled, ‘Assessing 21st century skills’, details the rationale of why large-scale assessment initiatives need to take into account emerging or enabling skills, not only traditional skills such as [...]