1. What skills/abilities do you feel people need to have to be successful in the 21st century as employees?
  2. What skills/abilities do people need to have to be successful citizens in a globally-interconnected world?
  3. Looking at the people you currently see entering your field what are their strengths and what are their weaknesses?
  4. Do you think schools should focus on teaching students facts, or let them explore things deeper?
  5. How much emphasis in schools should be placed on working in groups?
  6. Tell us a little bit about any changes you foresee in your field in the next 5-15 years (and beyond).
  7. What types of technologies should our students be proficient at to be able to ease into the workforce?
  8. What was the best learning/educational experience you have had? Why?
  9. If you were going to design a school to prepare kids for the 21st century what are key features you would include?
  10. When we're done today, what's the one most important "take-away" message you'd like our teachers and students to hear?