TalkingTED: Do Schools Kill Creativity?

Thursday, Sep 20, 2012 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

TalkingTEDHear creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson challenge the way we're educating our children in a recorded TED talk. He champions a radical rethink of our school systems to cultivate creativity and acknowledge multiple types of intelligence. Sir Ken Robinson argues that it's because we've been educated to become good workers, rather than creative thinkers. After the 20 minute talk, stay for conversation and light refreshments.

TED, which stands for Technology, Entertainment, and Design, is a website with great talks to stir your curiosity.  You will find free, 18-minute lectures on a wide range of topics from some of the world's experts. 

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