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Wired Magazine’s 7 Essential Life Skills (aka Learning 2.0)

Have you read about Wired Magazine’s 7 essential skills for life (that you, ahem, supposedly didn’t learn in college)?

Here they are:

1.     Statistical Literacy -Making sense of today’s data-driven world.
2.     Post-State Diplomacy – Power and politics, sans government.
3.     Remix Culture – Samples, mashups, and mixes.
4.     Applied Cognition – The neuroscience you need.
5.     Writing for New Forms – Self-expression in 140 characters.
6.     Waste Studies – Understanding end-to-end economics.
7.     Domestic Tech – How to use the world as your lab.

Read More http://www.wired.com/magazine/2010/09/ff_wiredu/all/1