Ashley Foster

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The Importance of The Creative Arts for Children and Teens

In my years in the classroom, I have had the pleasure of teaching several children who have either one or two artists as parents. These children, who …

Curriculum Development

How to promote creativity in the classroom

Creativity is a big deal in the 21st century classroom. Many countries include it as a core aim for their students in national curricula and even …

Laissez-Faire

10 ways to teach creativity in the classroom

Education expert Sir Ken Robinson notes that in the factories of the 20th century, creativity was not valued. Yet in the startups of the 21st …

Ways not to kill classroom creativity

Eleven Classroom Creativity Killers<br>Marvin Bartel - © 2001, updated April 24, 2016<p><b>". . creativity scores had been steadily rising. . .until 1990.</b> …

Does Education Stifle Creativity?

Experts in creativity are sometimes damning about the stifling effects of education on creativity. In a comment on his own post on The Seven Deadly …

Do schools kill creativity?

Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.

Creativity

8 Bad Habits That Destroy Your Creativity

To live a creative life, you must be able to destroy your habits that are killing your creativity.<p>If you think some people are born creative and you're not one of them, think again.<p>What makes some people more creative than others is that they nurture their creativity. In fact, experts say that …

The Death of Creativity in the Classroom

In the mandatory training sessions we attended prior to administering the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP), we were always told to keep walking around the class. Proximity, after all, is the most effective deterrent against those who want to cheat.<p>I did exactly as I was told and circulated around …