The Leader's Guide to 21st Century Education

The Leader's Guide to 21st Century EducationThis helpful book is a 7-Steps blueprint for educational leaders to help their schools and districts prepare students for the challenges of the 21st century. › buy the book

4Cs Rubrics

Our nationally-vetted set of rubrics for the 4Cs -- critical thinking, communication, collaboration and creativity -- are now available to all schools and districts. These rubrics are designed to support school and district efforts to integrate 4Cs assessment strategies into teaching and learning systems. Our master set of 4Cs rubrics covers grades 3-4, 7-8 and 11-12 in each of the 4Cs. Prepare your students for the challenges of the 21st century. › buy the rubrics


We offer a focused set of services aimed to support the specialized needs of 21st century districts. Please email for more information.

Strategy Sessions

Facilitated consensus-building sessions for parents, business community, teachers and/or administrators. Customized leadership development for district teams. Strategic planning for district-wide implementations.

Workshops, Keynotes and Webinars

Professional Development for teachers and administrators on 21st century curriculum, instruction and assessment. Download the keynote flyer.


Keynotes for special events, back to school initiatives, community meetings and business/community outreach.

“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)