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?

Posted on October 15, 2012, in Learners. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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