Fatima Martinez

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The Parable of the Red Flower With Green Stem

<b>The Parable of the Red Flower with Green Stem</b><p>Once upon a time there was a little boy who studied at a big school.<p>One morning the teacher said “Today …

Teaching

Cultivating Creativity in Standards-Based Classrooms

The Epicenter of Exploration and Discovery<p>We depend on our creative abilities to help us adapt and thrive in increasingly complex and uncertain …

Creativity

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 …

‘Brain-hostile’ education: how schools are failing adolescents

When people talk about making sure that curriculum is “developmentally appropriate,” they are often talking about the work young children are given to do at school. Increasingly, in this era of standardized test-based school reform, very young children are being asked to do things — such as read …

Simon Sinek on Millennials in the Workplace

Simon Sinek

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 …