"“What are the ‘soft’ skills employers want?” The U.S. Department of Labor links to a curriculum focused on teaching workforce readiness skills to youth ages 14-21 called “Skills to Pay the Bills: Mastering Soft Skills for Workplace Success.”"
Those of you who are Google Earth users will recognize many of "layers"
datasets in this gallery but there is a lot more content than just those.
From a Geo EDU perspective we are really keen on hearing from educators about which maps you end up finding most useful in the classroom. We also encourage feedback and constructive criticism on the maps and gallery as a whole.
As educators across the country continue to examine the best ways of teaching and learning, a new lexicon is beginning to emerge that describes one particular approach — deeper learning. The phrase implies a rich learning experience for students that allows them to really dig into a subject and understand it in a way that requires more than just memorizing facts."