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Epicureanism's Relationship to Other Traditions

The Eleatics marked a crucial divide in the history of philosophy, with the post-Eleatic philosophers being obliged to come up with precise …

Greek Philosophy

Epicurus: Taking Pleasure Seriously by Luke Slattery

Why Creativity Now? A Conversation with Sir Ken Robinson - Educational Leadership

You can be creative in math, science, music, dance, cuisine, teaching, running a family, or engineering. Because creativity is a process of having …

Barriers To Creativity

Barriers to creativity can prevent us from unlocking the creative potential that we are all capable of.<p>Being aware of the barriers should prepare you …

How To Inspire the Next Generation of Creative Thinkers and Innovators

By Dr. Stephen Brand & Pim Vossen | Mar 11, 2014<p>Synopsis<p>Twelve insights for educators and parents about developing creative thinking in children.<p>What …

Why Creativity Is The Most Important Quality You Have

<b>Creativity is something that many look beyond and don't even think of as something of importance in the world of business, or in the nature of the</b> …

Bringing together creativity and literacy

Creative Literacy<p>Creativity is characterised by originality and expressiveness, so it can mean making something or it can be something new and …

Teaching

Can Creativity Be Taught?

<b>Every great leader is a creative leader. If creativity can be taught how is it done?</b><p>In the early 1980s I was trundling along on a New York subway with a colleague when he suddenly said, “14, 18, 23, 28, 34. What is the next number in this series?”<p>For the next ten minutes I manfully tried to figure …

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While this research broadly examines a trend in American culture, another study investigated specific individuals over time and revealed that …

Common Core Embraces Broad Definition of the Arts

The Common Core, also known as the "State Standards Initiative," is one of the more intriguing methods to spark new ways of teaching. It is now being adopted across the country, with a little pushback from just a few states leery of anything "national," and offers unique opportunities to pursue new …

Common Core

Schools That Foster Creativity

<b>Watch the TEDTalk that inspired this post.</b><p>Sir Ken Robinson is 100 percent correct: creativity should be as important in education as literacy. Today we are living in an innovation age, and creativity is more important than ever before in history. Graduates today need to maximize their own creative …

How America's Education Model Kills Creativity and Entrepreneurship

The current model of education in the United States is stifling the creative soul of our children. While this is troubling for a variety of reasons, it also has significant economic consequences for the future of our country. America has long been unique because of its remarkable ingenuity, …

Entrepreneurship

Creativity is the key to education, so why aren't we pursuing it?

With an innovation problem in the UK’s economy, many children being disengaged with education and a desire for user-led services, now is the time to …