1. What skills/abilities do you feel students need to have to be successful in the 21st century as employees?
  2. What skills/abilities do students need to have to be successful in a world that is shrinking due to technology?
  3. Looking at the people currently being hired at Gaylord Hospital, what are their strengths and what are their weaknesses?
  4. What are your thoughts regarding how much we should focus on content knowledge versus focusing on students’ ability to learn/adapt/grow?
  5. Do you think it is imperative that group work is included in schools?
  6. Tell us a little bit about any changes you foresee for the workplace (in your field) in the next 5-15 years (and beyond). What do you think this means for students currently in high school and for K-12 education in general?
  7. What types of technologies should our students be proficient at using?
  8. What was the best learning/educational experience you have had? Why?
  9. If you were going to design a 21st century school from the ground up, what are three key features you would include? **These features could be how the building looks, how teachers teach, subjects, technologies used
  10. When we're done today, what's the one most important "take-away" message you'd like our teachers and students to hear?