Wow. Look at creativity and emotional intelligence needs rising rapidly in the next four years. On the flip side of that equation we see quality assurance dropping in importance. Wow. As educators, which of these specific life skills are being addressed in our daily planning? I think I am going to post this graphic somewhere relevant in my room. Grade four students don’t exactly need to be job ready for quite some time, but I do think it is crucial that classroom expectations mirror the real world. That’s the whole point, right?