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What Is Authentic Learning?

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Teacher Quality Standards

  • QS I: Teachers demonstrate mastery of and pedagogical expertise in the content they teach.
    • Element B: Teachers develop and implement lessons that connect to a variety of content areas/disciplines and emphasize literacy and mathematical practices.

The section of text from Authentic Learning for the 21st Century: An Overview, “explores what constitutes authentic learning.” If interested, the full text is included in the supporting resources section below and details how technology can support authentic learning opportunities, including examples.


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