The following Youtube link will bring you to a video that demonstrates in part what 21st Century looks like. Singapore is considered a world leader in innovative education, and there are principles of teaching and learning we can take away from their example. Although they may have a different clientele and support system, my question is what can we learn from their examples?
Singapore's 21st-Century Teaching Strategies
Here is an excellent five minute sample of how to engage students by Harvard Professor Erk Mazur:
Confessions of a Converted Lecturer