Mark LaRiviere

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Braids Fatima

Angela Lee Duckworth, a teacher turned psychologist, reveals what factor determines whether a student will succeed or fail.<p>Read: …

Play

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

These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation

Why I teach math through knitting

One snowy January day, I asked a classroom of college students to tell me the first word that came to mind when they thought about mathematics. The …

Mathematics

It’s Time to Re-Evaluate the Role of Creativity in Transforming Businesses

For creatives of today and tomorrow, it’s time to face our own personal disruption, which is being caused by the accelerating change around us. …

Schools use yoga, meditation to boost learning, ease stress

PLUMSTEAD, Pa. (AP) — From an area that looks more like a yoga and recreation room than a traditional classroom, a new kind of learning was unfolding at Groveland Elementary School in Plumstead.<p>Fourth-grader Jordan Pieczynski jogged in place beneath a ceiling covered in clouds. A few minutes later, …

LISTEN: Why all teachers (secondary level included) need to take a second look at play

If you think you know what play is, how effective it is for learning and when it should be used in schools, Dr Sara Baker (@SaraBCam) thinks you …

Teaching

How to ‘reboot’ your creative brain and refresh your focus in 15 minutes or less

In today’s information-obsessed world, our minds are in constant overdrive.<p>Your brain is a living, inventive, and rapidly renewing organ that needs …

"Authenticity in the Classroom: Addressing student stress through an authenticity-focused social-emotional learning (SEL) approach."

Children's Arts Guild is excited to announce a brand new series of professional development trainings focusing on the role of authenticity in …

The Fallacy of the Creative Type

<b>The fallacious “creative type.”</b><p>It drives me crazy. Whenever I mention my research on creativity, people invariably tell me how they wish they could …

Creativity

Museum Of Natural History Teams Up With Grateful Dead Drummer

Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart will play his instrument "the beam" during a presentation in the Hayden Planetarium.<p>UPPER WEST SIDE, NY — Upper …

How an Indianapolis teacher is making fourth grade more like a video game

The tension was rising in Amanda Moore’s class. Fourth graders were facing off against a dragon-like Sea Raptal, and it was a close fight. Victory …

6 TED Talks That Will Boost Your Creativity

“Creativity is always a leap of faith,” author Julia Cameron said. “You’re faced with a blank page, a blank easel or an empty stage.” It’s all part …

Take a Harvard Course on Buddhism for Free

If you’ve ever had an interest in learning about Buddhism, now is the perfect opportunity. You can take a Harvard University course on the beliefs, …

Poor Drawing: It's All Impressionism's Fault

3 monthes ago - By Michael Chesley Johnson<p>Drawing by Degas of Manet.<br>Degas was probably the only Impressionist who kept up his drawing skills nearly …

Renzo Piano: "Creativity is Only Possible When You Share Creativity"

If you are missing the capacity to create emotion, then it doesn’t work, it’s not enough.<br>– Renzo Piano<p>In this in-depth biographical video by the …

Mark LaRiviere

What Makes a Genius? The World's Greatest Minds Have One Thing in Common

Being a genius is different than merely being supersmart. Smart people are a dime a dozen, and many of them don’t amount to much. What matters is …

How Original Are You?

<b>“The old idea of making things”</b><p>So there I was, sprawled across the floor of my living room in south London, happily riffling through the newspapers on my iPad (I’m old-fashioned like that). The shortlist for the annual Turner Prize had just been announced, and the broadsheet commentators seemed …

Uncanny Christmas | by David Fratkin | NYR Daily | The New York Review of Books

The vision of babies that recurs in my work is not accidental. My images take the shape of my obsessions.<p>As a child, I enjoyed playing with my …

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I begin by finding an engagement with the materials and concepts with which I work. I look for a spark of truth or a certain light that resides in …

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Alexander Kopelman

Children's Arts Guild<p>Nonprofit Organization · 283 Likes<p>· April 27, 2017 ·<p>Authenticity: A Human Right - Guild blog post featured by @ReimagineLearn …