Like you, I read educational articles online to stimulate my mind and my practice. One that I catch each month is From Now On: the educational technology journal by Jamie McKenzie. The most recent volume 19, #3 for January 2010 has 2 articles:
In The 21st Century Skills Bookmark: A Dozen I-words Trump the 4 Rs
http://fno.org/Jan2010/bookmark.html Jamie McKenzie writes:
"With all the talk now of 21st Century Skills, we need a model that is equally user friendly – just the right number of prime thinking competencies to fit on a handy bookmark or poster to remind all teachers and students about core values. My bookmark offers thirteen competencies, all beginning with the letter "I" – a Baker’s Dozen."
In the other article Building Challenging Digital Lessons Quickly http://fno.org/Jan2010/quick.html Jamie McKenzie explains his process for lesson design for teachers to "prepare powerful lessons using the resources on the Internet."