Upskilling Our Students for the 21st Century Workplace
Session Description: Explore why many Generation Z graduates feel their education is not adequately preparing them for todayís careers. Discover the importance of embedding project-based experiences to help students upskill and develop the most in-demand 21st century skills.
The need for the education system to upskill and train our students for the vast impact that globalization and technological innovations have had on the workplace existed long before the world stopped for coronavirus. Join Reba Gordon Matthews for this time-saving, to the point session as she discusses why many Generation Z graduates feel their education is not adequately preparing them for todayís careers. You will also learn the importance of embedding project-based experiences to help students upskill and develop the most in-demand 21st-century skills.
Participants will join a collaborative backchannel chat and discuss ways to upskill our students to demonstrate their understanding of the session objectives and reflect on their learning.
|Last aired on:
|Tuesday, May 23, 2023 @ 11:00 AM EDT
|College & Career Readiness, Communication & Collaboration, Learning Theories & Strategies, Tools for Student Projects
|Career & Technical Education, Collaborative Learning, CTE, Instructional Strategies, PBL, Project-based Learning, Upskilling