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Can Creativity Be Learned?

Prevailing theories on creativity focus on methodology, or amount of practice. But new studies suggest artistic talent may be more hard-wired than we thought.<p>At 2 a.m. on June 16, 1816, Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin awoke with a fright.<p>Mary was 18 years old and spending her summer at the Villa Diodati …

Medium

“And now.. again. But this time it’ll be <i>same, same, different.”</i><p>These words, spoken often by a favorite teacher, have always served as a personal …

@mcleod

December 19, 2017 by Scott McLeod 0 Comments<p>Older generations love to bash the Millennials. But in many ways we are the problem. Here are a few …

We Grow Teachers

Learning with 'e's

Edutopia

The Research Is In<p>Twelve studies that educators should know about, on everything from the benefits of mentors to the most effective studying …

Amber Teamann

We’re all feeling the blahness here in Texas…multiple weeks of cold weather…we just can’t handle it!<p>Spring break is HOW many weeks away??<p>HOW many …

Cute

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I wasn’t going to write this post. After all, how can I possibly whittle down the amazing reading experiences I have had in 2017 to just a few books? …

THE TEMPERED RADICAL

<b>This year, my professional learning team has decided to invest our time, energy and effort into studying the best ways to develop critical thinking</b> …

Teaching

School is a prison — and damaging our kids

Longer school years aren’t the answer. The problem is school itself. Compulsory teach-and-test simply doesn’t work<p>Parents send their children to school with the best of intentions, believing that’s what they need to become productive and happy adults. Many have qualms about how well schools are …