List of tables.- List of figures.- Abstracts.- Foreword.- Chapter 1: Overview.- Chapter 2: Defining 21st century skills.- Chapter 3: Perspectives on Methodological Issues.- Chapter 4: Technological Issues for Computer-Based Assessment.- Chapter 5: New assessments and environments for knowledge building.- Chapter 6: Policy frameworks for new assessments.- Conclusion.- References.
From the reviews:"This book about assessment reform is the collective output of a year of effort by five international working groups under the umbrella organization Assessment and Teaching of 21st Century Skills (ATC21S) at the University of Melbourne. ... Those who will obtain the greatest value from the book are policy makers, assessment developers, and scholars investigating 21st century skills and ways to measure them. ... of particular value to people conducting research on revamping curriculum and assessment practices to meet the needs of 21st century society." (G. Abramson, ACM Computing Reviews, June, 2012)