Out of Our Minds – Press release

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“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 […]

Finding Market Pressures To Innovate Education

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“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 […]

10 Years On…

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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 […]