21st Century Learning

Life and work in the 21st century requires all of us — teachers and students — to cultivate an approach to learning that involves critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity. Throughout the ELD modules, you will find short talks by contemporary visionaries that broaden our perspective and push our thinking as lifelong learners.

Ted Talk: Lisa Bu: How books can open your mind (6:17 min.)

As Lisa Bu adjusted to a new life in the United States, she turned to books to expand her mind and create a new path for herself. She shares her unique approach to reading in this personal talk about the magic of books.

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