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Schools to Blame for Decline of Creativity

As a gifted educator, who traveled between schools, I found most teachers wanted to be more creative in their teaching. Some of us were fortunate to …

How America's Education Model Kills Creativity and Entrepreneurship

The current model of education in the United States is stifling the creative soul of our children. While this is troubling for a variety of reasons, it also has significant economic consequences for the future of our country. America has long been unique because of its remarkable ingenuity, …


Arts and creativity 'squeezed out of schools'

<b>Creativity and the arts are being squeezed out of schools, a major report has said.</b><p>Cultural experiences and opportunities were being closed off to youngsters, especially those from poor backgrounds, the Warwick University report said.<p>There had been a significant decline in the number of state …

Fostering Creativity and Community with a Platform Video Game

How can we foster creativity in the classroom?

Reflections Nursery - Fostering creativity in a Reggio-inspired forest school

Google's Toontastic 3D app lets kids create 3D movies

Google's latest kids app can conjure up stories, science reports and more!<p>Google's longstanding focus on educational apps has taken a turn towards <i>fun</i> …

Games of Creativity & Innovation with Akshay Sateesh

Reimagining Classrooms: Teachers as Learners and Students as Leaders | Kayla Delzer | TEDxFargo

Jonathan Bendor: Creativity and Criticism, The Yin and Yang of Innovation

Teaching art or teaching to think like an artist? | Cindy Foley | TEDxColumbus

Educator spotlight: the impact of classroom creativity

Why pushing creativity out of classrooms will stop children succeeding in the 21st century

Politicians and industry use buzzwords such as ‘creativity’, ‘collaboration’ and ‘imagination’. So why are we taking all the fun out of learning?<p>In an inner-city classroom on an ordinary day, something extraordinary is happening.<p>Ashley, a boy on the autism spectrum who has behavioural challenges, …