The Partnership for 21st Century Learning offers a framework presenting a holistic view of 21st century teaching and learning. The key elements of 21st century learning are represented in the graphic below. With the core subjects as the foundation, the Solana Beach School District supports students outcomes: life and career skills
, learning and innovation skills
, and information, media and technology skills
. Student outcomes
are supported by standards and assessments, curriculum and instruction, professional development, and positive learning environments.
The district vision for instructional technology includes use of mobile devices (iPads and iPods) to expand learning and innovation skills: critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity.