Education in this global, technology driven age needs to better reflect our lives as 21st Century citizens
, and must embody the skills needed to flourish in this new kind of world.
As defined by these working groups and others, 21st century citizens
will need a solid skill set of business skills and life skills.
With consideration towards the quickening pace of everyday life and the desire of 21st century citizens
to maintain their journey into the ever-expanding lifelong learning realm of the Information Age, wherein motivation becomes an integral component towards choices, experiences and lifelong learning.
But few 21st century citizens
are aware of the truly gruesome events of 1665, which wiped out a third of the population of London.
Students learning only 19th century mathematics will not thrive as 21st century citizens