Hirsh-Pasek and Golinkoff discuss the “need to change the whole definition of what success in school, and out of school, means”. They share how the “6 C’s” - collaboration, communication, content, critical thinking, creative innovation and confidence - are essential for success in the 21st century, and what parents can do to help children acquire these abilities.
The central theme to the INTERVIEW focuses on “reinforcing the idea of learning as a social, relationship-oriented process. It’s not just a grid for sorting and measuring our kids; it’s about how we are relating to our kids.”
“Listen, Talk, Answer - Support Your Child’s Learning” from the National Association for the Education of Young Children provides tips for “powerful interactions” that will support learning all the time and everywhere!