“Ken Robinson writes brilliantly about the different ways in which creativity is undervalued and ignored . . . especially in our educational systems.” —John Cleese RECLAIM YOUR CREATIVITY. STARTING NOW. In his best-selling title, Out of Our Minds: The Power of Being Creative, Sir Ken Robinson argues that cultivating our natural powers of […]
“School, in a more narrow but important sense, is a community of learners, because we do learn with and from each other… The thing is, we’ve come to associate schools with particular types of institutions which have developed over the past couple of hundred years.” Really enjoyed talking to Rod Berger for Forbes recently, you […]
A lot of people know about my work through my talks at the TED conference, and especially the first one, in 2006, ‘Do Schools Kill Creativity?’ At 41 million views and counting it is still the most viewed talk in TED’s history. A couple of years ago, I was at a university in the mid-West […]
I’m honored to say a few words in support of the Book of Joy, published today. The Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu share with us how to live a life of joy in the face of adversity. They show that joy and compassion will always win over anger, fear, and despair. A perfect message […]
“We don’t want a caste system for creativity.” Enjoyed talking with Kate Magee for this article in Campaign magazine. Click here to view article.