Many people often jump to conclusions about 21st Century Skills being all about technology. The reality is that when you look at the list of skills, they are the same skills we have been encouraging students to develop for years. So why do they call them 21st Century Skills, if they aren’t new to the 21st Century? Well, my friends, 21st Century Skills are about understanding how technology has transformed these skills from what we knew them to be in the past to what students will need for their futures. When all is said an done, a 21st Century classroom should be encouraging things like this!