The Certificate in Teaching 21st Century Skills prepares educators to develop knowledge and skills in technology for teaching and learning. This 15-credit certificate will prepare K-16 teachers to use technology in interdisciplinary teaching using authentic project-based curriculum and instruction. Each course is designed to introduce key elements to address 21st Century skills. EDIT 701, focuses on Intel® Essentials curriculum organization strategies and uses of instructional technology based Understanding by Design principles. EDIT 702 based on Intel ®Thinking with Technology introduces tools for developing higher order thinking critical to 21st century skills. Interdisciplinary concepts of mathematics, science, and technology are addressed in EDMA 625, Math, Science and Technology I mathematics focus; EDSC 626 Math, Science, and Technology II , science focus; and EDIT 605 Instructional Applications of the Internet addresses national standards and global issues using Web 2.0 and 3.0 tools.