Founded in 2015, Academy 22 Limited (A22) (廿二世紀大學堂) has always been an EdTech company offering relevant seminars and workshops for various pedagogical causes such as 21st Century Skills, Digital Literacy, and Teacher-Librarianship. Since 2018, A22 has been transforming into a consultancy company for EdTech, Infotech, and eHealth startups as well as digital and physical libraries. A22 assists startups in experts integration, global team formation, business proposal writing, fund gathering, business development, and obstacle troubleshooting.
Partnership for 21st Century Learning (P21) created a framework for skills essential in the 21st century, including 11 competitive elements and are categorized into 3 cores:
For students, the ability to achieve such skills will be essential to create the basis for their future’s success. A22 is directed by leading experts in the field of 21st Century Skills, providing top-notch consultancy in Greater China.
A22, through Dr. Samuel K.W. Chu, publishes the following book on 21st Century Skills:
21st Century Skills Development Through Inquiry-Based Learning: From Theory to Practice.
Chu, S.K.W., Reynolds, R.B., Tavares, N.J., Notari, M. & Lee., C.W.Y. (2017). 21st Century Skills Development Through Inquiry-Based Learning: From Theory to Practice. New York: Springer Science.