Food for Thought Friday: What Skills Do Our Students Need?

Picture by Brian Wads

Picture by Brian Wads

by Kristie Burk

What are the skills our students will need to be successful in their future workplace?  Tony Wagner, the current “Expert In Residence” at Harvard University’s new Innovation Lab, has written a list of “Seven Survival Skills” that he believes students need to have.

Do you agree? Let us know at


One comment

  1. I love Tony Wagner! Completely agree with the list. We need to make sure that we are giving students the opportunity to develop these skills in our classes…


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