A quiet revolution is underway in our community schools.
From the outside, the change seems imperceptible. This coming school year, the buildings look the same, kids and parents will come and go in the mornings and evenings and teachers are already busy in their preparations for learning.
While much looks the same, the change happening beneath the surface is profound. Last school year, we introduced the concept of what we call global-ready skills. These skills are based on the thinking of Harvard professor Tony Wagner and they include the following: