Tag Archives: 21st Century

Creative teaching gives students ‘hero moments’

A new teaching method is allowing each student a chance to shine.

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Moving away from reading and writing to doing. Check it out. Perhaps an experiment to launch during or pitch during WCIW April 15-21?

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The Bloomberg Job Skills Report: What Recruiters Really Want

A survey of recruiters reveals the most sought-after skills in business, and where to get them.

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The less common and more desired skills employers want include: strategic thinking, creative problem solving, leadership and communication.  Wouldn’t it be great to use World Creativity and Innovation Week April 15 – 21 to strengthen these qualities among students and staff?

The Future of Work

According to academic entrepreneur & strategist Heather McGowan, a focus on certainty over creativity is coming at our peril.

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“Unless we shift dramatically back towards inclusion of creative pursuits, we are educating our people to compete with robots and not training and developing those skills that humans have generally performed better or to the exclusion of robots such as pattern recognition.”

Schooling with #Creativity

As a matter of fact, the Indian education system overvalues memorisation over innovation and originality is its biggest limitation. Memorising material simply may help students score good marks in exams, but it can’t teach them the skills they require to confront real world challenges.

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A case for using creativity thinking in schools.

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Humans need not apply – Aeon Video

We’ve built robots to help us do lots of things, but what is the future of work when the robots find they’re better than us at everything?

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Watch this 15-minute video.  What do you perceive the challenges are? How might you leverage WCIW April 15 – 21 to advance your thinking and acting?

The Companies Where Millennials Want to Work the Most

If you want to attract the largest generation in history to work at your company, you’re going to have to give them two things: a sense of purpose and the ability to innovate.

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Imagine capturing that spirit during World Creativity and Innovation Week April 15 – 21.

How Integrating Arts Into Other Subjects Makes Learning Come Alive

Several schools, including ones in high-poverty areas, are making art critical to the learning of more academic subjects. They’re seeing remarkable student improvement as a result of arts integration.

Source: blogs.kqed.org

Who knew? What if art were integrated into corporate development practices?

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