Student vs. Learner
The transformation into Thinking Classrooms not only means a mind shift for teachers, it also requires supporting students in a mind shift of their own. The system has taught them how to be a “student”, but not necessarily a “learner”.
How will you support and re-train your “students” into “learners”??
Check out these fun videos highlighting differences between the roles. These video were created by the Council on 21st Century Learning (C21L), a nonprofit organization serving as Colorado’s professional development affiliate of the Partnership for 21st Century Skills.
Student/Learner 1.0: The Housewarming
Student/Learner 2.0: The Quiz
Student/Learner 3.0: The Teacher
What do you think?