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Schools are still killing creativity.

Schools are still killing creativity.<p>Several posts this week noted how we are failing with the nurturing, facilitating, and direct teaching of …

The Importance of Promoting Creativity within Schools in the UK

Every child has the ability within them to be creative, and this may manifest itself in many different ways. The role of the teacher is crucial in …

What Sir Ken Got Wrong

<i>“We are educating people out of their creativity”</i><p><i>Sir Ken Robinson</i><p><b>Sir Ken Robinson’s ideas on education are not only impractical; they are undesirable.</b><p>…

Creativity is rejected: Teachers and bosses don’t value out-of-the-box thinking.

In the United States we are raised to appreciate the accomplishments of inventors and thinkers—creative people whose ideas have transformed our …

What creativity really is - and why schools need it

Although educators claim to value creativity, they don’t always prioritize it.<p>Teachers often have biases against creative students, fearing that …

Why Creativity in the Classroom Matters More Than Ever

In his popular TED talk, Ken Robinson made the powerful point that most of the students doing work in your classrooms today will be entering a job …