21st Century Skills podcast -- August 11, 2010

Marsha L. Semmel
Marsha L. Semmel
Acting Director, IMLS

In this podcast, Director of Strategic Partnerships Marsha L. Semmel explains:

  • What are 21st century skills?
  • Where did the 21st century skills movement come from?
  • Where do museums and libraries fit in the 21st century skills movement?

Semmel also describes Making the Learning Connection, IMLS’s national campaign to better understand the opportunities, challenges, and key issues facing today’s museums and libraries in their efforts to meet their communities’ 21st century learning needs. The campaign includes an eight-city workshop tour, a national contest, new online tools and resources, and a series of interactive webinars. 


Listen to podcast online

Length: 4:30

Download podcast (MP3, 4.2 MB) | Read transcript (PDF, 29KB)