EdLeader21 is a national network of school and district leaders focused on integrating the 4Cs (critical thinking, communication, collaboration and creativity) into education.

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“Our school system has been energized around the collective vision for 21st Century Learning which has served as the cornerstone of our long range strategic plan. EdLeader21 has been an instrumental partner in helping us craft this work.”

Dr. AARON C. Spence

Superintendent, Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VA)

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4Cs Rubrics

4Cs Rubrics

Now available! This master set of rubrics is designed to support school and district efforts to integrate 4Cs assessment strategies into teaching and learning systems. › buy the rubrics

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Chesterfield County Public Schools

Profiles of Innovative EdLeader21 Members

Chesterfield County Public Schools is an award-winning school system located in the Richmond, VA metro area. Read about their "Design for Excellence 2020". › read more

Current News

New Portrait of a Graduate site unveiled at AASA NCE 2018

New Portrait of a Graduate site unveiled at AASA NCE 2018

At the 2018 AASA NCE Conference, Battelle for Kids and EdLeader21 unveiled a new website at http://www.PortraitofaGraduate.org. › read more

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Letters to Ollie's New Superintendent

Ken Kay was a guest blogger at My.AASA.org last year, in a series that shared advice with his grandson Ollie‚Äôs new superintendent. › read more

Registration Now Open!

Registration Now Open!

EdLeader21 members, join us at the 2018 Annual Event, September 26-28 in Phoenix! Don't miss the opportunity to connect with more than 700 education leaders, like you, who are committed to making 21st century learning a reality for all students. › Register Now