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Acknowledgments ix Introduction: Learning for Tomorrow 1 1 Lifeworthy Learning: Where Knowledge Goes in Learners? Lives 7 2 Learning Agendas: The Mixed Blessings of Achievement, Information, and Expertise 27 3 Big Understandings: Learning That Matters in Learners? Lives 49 4 Big Questions: Learning beyond What?s Settled and Known 71 5 Lifeready Learning: Making What?s Worth Learning Ready for Life 97 6 The Seven Seas of Knowledge: Lifeworthy Learning from the Disciplines 123 7 Ways of Knowing: Powerful Patterns of Thought from the Disciplines and Beyond 143 8 Buckets of Knowledge: Organizing Content across the Years of Education 171 9 Big Know-How: Twenty-First-Century Skills and Beyond 197 10 Knowledge on the Way to Wisdom 223 Notes 251 Index 261

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David N. Perkins is the Carl H. Pforzheimer, Jr. Research Professor of Teaching and Learning at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Recently retired from the senior faculty, he is a founding member and senior co-director of Project Zero, a research and development institute at the graduate school. He has authored several books, including Making Learning Whole, Smart Schools, Outsmarting IQ , and The Eureka Effect .

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