Entries by Ritchie Wong

3 Lessons from Jennifer Tan at 21CLHK: When 21st-Century Skills Become Visible

This is post by Ritchie Wong a final year education student in Hong Kong about his experience at 21CLHK. One big question educators always ask about the ever-growing role of 21st-century skills: ”How can I identify, develop and assess vague soft skills – like creativity, and collaboration?’ Thanks to Ms. Tan, at least, we have […]

3 Lessons at 21CLHK from Mark Treadwell: Everything Redefined from Scratch

This is post by Ritchie Wong a final year education student in Hong Kong about his experience at 21CLHK. 1. To learn is to learn what learning is, first “Can anyone tell me how learning actually works?” Mr. Treadwell silenced the delegates at 21CLHK with this question – which, ideally, every educator should be able […]

3 Lessons from the 21CLHK Opening Keynote: Time to Update Our Job Descriptions!

This is post by Ritchie Wong a final year education student in Hong Kong about his experience at 21CLHK. Any great conference has a great opening keynote. Likewise, Dr. Marie Alcock, from Learning Systems Associates, kickstarted the 9th Annual 21st Century Learning Conference (21CLHK) great with her moving energy, groundbreaking ideas, and refreshing inspirations. From […]