Author Archives: sirkenrobinson

“The World’s Largest Lesson” – Written by Sir Ken Robinson

On September 25th 2015, 193 world leaders will commit to the Global Goals for Sustainable Development. 17 goals to achieve 3 extraordinary things in the next 15 years. End extreme poverty. Fight inequality and injustice. Fix climate change. If every school in the world teaches children about these goals, we will help them become the generation that changed the world.

More info:


NPR/TED Radio Hour: How Do Schools Kill Creativity?

icon_510298I really enjoyed recording this interview for the recent TED Radio Hour on NPR on creativity. I’m particularly delighted that Dame Gillian Lynn is in the piece too retelling with me the story of her discovery as a child that she wasn’t ‘sick’, she was a dancer.

Click here to listen.

The full program also features  interviews with Sting, Elizabeth Gilbert and Charles Limb.
Here are links for streaming and for downloading on iTunes.