Imagineering the 21st Century Teacher...
Treat students with respect and a caring attitude
Present themselves in class as “real people”
Spend more time working with small groups throughout the day
Provide a variety of opportunities for students to apply and use knowledge and skills in different learning situations
Use active, hands-on student learning
Vary instructional practices and modes of teaching
Offer real-world, practical examples But, also I made the piont that it was the level of “LEARNing Literacy” (or “learnacy”) of the teacher her or himself - that was the "critical factor":