Skills List

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Wondering what skills we mean by 21st-century skills, life skills, and soft skills? Here is a list of those skills. Different fields have different names for them but they all fall under the same umbrella.

Critical thinking

Creativity                                   The 4 C’s

Collaboration

Communication

 

Information literacy

Media literacy                            Accessing and analyzing information

Technology literacy

 

Problem Solving

Innovation

Flexibility

Adaptability

Leadership – Lead by influence

Initiative

Entrepreneurialism

Productivity                                                         

Communication – Written and oral

Social skills

Emotional intelligence

 

References

Applied Educational Systems. (2019, April 28). Career readiness: What are 21st century skills. Retrieved from Applied Educational Systems: https://www.aeseducation.com/career-readiness/what-are-21st-century-skills

Wagner, T. (2014). The global achievment gap: Why even our best schools don't teach the new survival skills our children need and what we can do about it. New York : Perseus Book Group.