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19 Ideas to Promote More Creativity in Your Classroom

<i>Between the pressure of keeping up with the school curriculum, meeting with parents and running daily classes, it can be hard to make time for</i> …

Teaching

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 …

Is school 'killing' your child's creativity? And does this matter?

Rote learning, controlling teachers and a "fixation" on standardised tests are crushing children's creativity, according to a school principal who is …

How Schools Are Killing Creativity

I speak about education from an unflattering point of view -- maybe because it is destroying our fascinating, curious minds.<p>I don't claim to be an expert in education. I am still a student and I speak for myself. I believe that students should have a voice in the education system today, because …

Creativity

How schools kill creativity: Forget standardized tests, here’s how we really engage our kids

Test makers rake in bucks, students and teachers chafe under the strain. Here’s a better way forward for everyone<p>I’ve now worked in education for more than forty years as a teacher, researcher, trainer, examiner, and adviser. I’ve worked with all sorts of people, institutions, and systems in …

Education