A Self-Directed Learning Model For 21st Century Learners

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A Self-Directed Learning Model For 21st Century Learners by Terry Heick The above is the latest draft of our self-directed learning framework, version 1.1. It is based, in spirit, of our Inside-Out School: A 21st…

Susan Grigsby‘s insight:

My favorite part of this article: "The goal of the model isn’t content knowledge (though it should produce that), but rather something closer to wisdom–learning how to learn, understanding what’s worth understanding, and perhaps most importantly, analyzing the purpose of learning (e.g., personal and social change). It also encourages the student to examine the relationship between study and work–an authentic “need to know” with important abstractions like citizenship and legacy." This is definitely worth studying and applying. 

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