21st Century Skills Assessment

21st Century Skills Assessment

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Learning.com's 21st Century Skills Assessment provides deeper insight into students' grasp of critical 21st century skills.  The 21st Century Skills Assessment uses a psychometrically validated blend of interactive, performance-based questions that allow students to authentically perform complex tasks in simulated applications, and multiple choice, knowledge-based questions.  The assessment helps to learn more about students' performance in all 24 standards in the six strands of the ISTE Standards-S: creativity, innovation, information fluency, critical thinking, decision making and digital citizenship. 

Learning.com's website provides various overviews of the 21st Century Skills Assessment and its optional add-on tools.

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Q:  In what context did you use this instrument (setting, population, project name)?

Response: This instrument, developed for the Connecticut Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, was used in urban, suburban and rural high schools in Connecticut and Massachusetts. 

Q: Did you run into any limitations with this instrument? (Y/N)  If yes, please explain.

Response: The instrument and it's analysis were limited by population size.

Q: Did this provide you with relevant information to address your research questions? (Y/N)  If yes, what question did this answer?

Response: Yes.  The instrument was used to learn more about students' performance in all 24 standards in the six strands of the ISTE Standards.

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Connecticut Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences