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Society Is Killing Schools' Ability To Encourage Creativity
President, Macalester College
It's easy and tempting to blame teachers or unions or professors for the problems in education, but the reality is that here -- as in the political institutions about which we so passionately complain -- we get what we deserve, or rather, we get the natural result of the choices we make.
Fostering Innovation and Creativity in Rural India: Agastya Foundation
CEO, Unnayan Learning Hub
The Agastya International Foundation in India seeks to infuse creativity as a life skill, by making learning fun, useful and accessible, and shifting the focus to hands-on learning and interactive teaching.
Teaching Creativity: The Answers Aren't in the Back of the Book
Brian D. Cohen
Artist and educator
Teachers imply there are definite answers and that they possess them, a kind of game in which they encourage students to guess the answer in the teacher's head. It might be better played the other way around.
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