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COMMENTARY Q & A from Education Week – Sir Ken Robinson

My all time education hero, Sir Ken Robinson has been discussing the lack of creativity and that standardized does not fit all students. We were remiss back in 2012 when we did not mention him in our blog Apps to Foster More Creativity in the Classroom!  We made up for it by writing about him numerous times since, and in 2014…
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Great TEDx Talks – Kids born after the millennium

 Great TEDx Talks  - Kids born after the millennium - TED Talks have been at the forefront of my PLN from the very beginning. I am amazed at how many educators are still not familiar with this wonderful resource, it was on a TED Talk that I first met my hero, Sir Ken Robinson and I have written…
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ASCD to Live Stream 21 Sessions from 2014 Annual Conference

ASCD to Live Stream 21 Sessions from 2014 Annual Conference and Exhibit Show Alexandria, VA (1/7/2014)—ASCD, the global education community, announced today that 21 sessions from the association’s 2014 Annual Conference and Exhibit Show will be available to the public via live streaming. The live stream option offers global educators an accessible and affordable alternative to…
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A World of Knowledge: 50 Different Views of Education

Education sprouts in many forms depending on how you look at it. Our views of what it should look like and how it should materialize depend on our value of it and our experience with it. What if a class consisted of words that led to information that whirled into blended realms of creativity set…
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Changing Education From the Ground Up w/ Sir Ken Robinson

Changing Education From the Ground Up w/ Sir Ken Robinson "... because kids coming out to universities and colleges these days find it very difficult to come up with fresh ideas, and why, they've been educated on the standard routine of routine testing, you have multiple choice tests. We've been so systematically quashing if we're to meet the economic requirement education…
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Adobe Partners with Sir Ken Robinson – How Do You Define Creativity?

Adobe has partnered with Sir Ken Robinson, the internationally known author and creativity expert, to develop an exclusive five-part video series outlining his thoughts on the importance and power of creativity in education. You may be familiar with this gifted speaker as he has done several Ted Talks. This is an amazing clip and the fact that Adobe…
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