21st Century Skills - Collaboration

Collaboration is a common element listed for 21st Century Skills. The ISTE Student Standards (PDF link) describe collaboration as follows:
  • Students use digital media and environments to communicate and work collaboratively, including at a distance, to support individual learning and contribute to the learning of others.
  • Interact, collaborate, and publish with peers, experts, or others employing a variety of digital environments and media
  • Develop cultural understanding and global awareness by engaging with learners of other cultures
  • Contribute to project teams to produce original works or solve problems