National Academy of Sciences
National Academy of Engineering
Institute of Medicine
National Research Council

Committee on Deeper Learning and 21st Century Skills

Board on Testing and Assessment and Board on Science Education


National Research Council


July 10, 2012

Washington, DC


Public Release of Report: Education for Life and Work: Developing Transferable Knowledge and Skills in the 21st Century


Robert M. Hauser, Executive Director, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council

Stuart Elliott, Director, Board on Testing and Assessment, National Research Council

James W. Pellegrino, Learning Sciences Research Institute, University of Illinois–Chicago

Christine Massey, Institute for Research in Cognitive Science, University of Pennsylvania