Robinson is an expert on creativity and education, and he strongly believes that at the moment, the two concepts don't seem to co-exist in this speech, robinson argues eloquently and passionately that education is destroying our childrens' capacity to think outside the box ken robinson led the british. At the moment i do think school's kill creativity because besides the days i have pe and besides recess and lunch everyday all i am doing in class is sitting at a desk and i bet everyone can relate my old maths that right there sucks, because i love music and i don't want to write essays every week also, my school used to. Anecdotally at least, i would have to say yes, schools do kill creativity they start by killing the creativity of the teachers, by giving out a packaged curriculum in the large urban school district in which i am currently student teaching, teachers receive a book that tells them exactly what they are supposed to be. Sometimes education kills creativity, stifles imagination, and destroys curiosity all in the name of learning it is too standardized it reduces students. I speak about education from an unflattering point of view — maybe because it is destroying our fascinating, curious minds i don't claim to be an expert in education i am still a student and i speak for myself i believe that students should have a voice in the education system today, because mainly they are. There is only one subject-matter for education, and that is life in all its manifestations in a sense, knowledge shrinks as wisdom grows: for details are swallowed up in principles the merely well-informed man is the most useless bore on god's earth every intellectual revolution which has ever stirred humanity into.
A friend and by 91 per cent when we ask the audience tis suggests that we don't necessarily have to find the answer ourselves all we need to do is ask someone else academics call this open innovation – rather than try to come up with creative ideas yourself or on your own, it may be better to acknowledge that. School formal education kills creativity kids many prominent educationalist and writers mentions clearly and have spoken much over the creativity in children and one such mention was that, 'children have extraordinary creativity and are born with the creative talents and over the education they unlearn. This is an ironic question to me: i had an essay prompt about whether schools should start a class called “creativity 101,” or something of the sort i chose the harder path and said no, but at this point i'm going off-tangent it all depends on h.
Dr leonard sommer, psychologist, did a research with shocking results he asked more than hundred creatives and futurists of 35 countries if they think their country's education system is future ready at least 67,2% said they did not consider their education system future ready the majority of the respondents, 84, 8%, state. Sir ken robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.
Schools kills creativity last year, i came across a video on tedcom that really grabbed my attention and i thought id discuss it with you today once a child enters a school their creativity is imprisoned in their own head because schools do not encourage creativity schools nowadays are using the same system that the. Heavily standardised curriculum at second level is failing students and teachers.
In 2006 sir ken robinson gave an unforgettable talk at ted about how to develop children's natural capacity for creativity and imagination, and how the design of our current public school systems are working to kill that creativity here is the video of the talk, with a text transcript of the main points below (in. It is a undeniable historical fact that education tends to look backward and train for past demands, instead of preparing students for the future even today, many students are still required to memorize compartmentalized and soon obsolete knowledge, instead of being trained in how to find, process and filter.