How the School System Educates Us Out Of Our Creativity

August 9, 2007

If you haven’t seen it yet, check out this awesome video of Sir Ken Robinson, a creativity expert (his bio).  Check it out:

Link to the video.

This is actually something I can personally vouch for – the schools I attended steered anyone who showed a reasonable amount of intelligence and promise away from the arts and anything creative – of course, me and many of my fellow students ended up in artistic fields anyways.  Besides, pretty much any job that requires people to use their brains also requires some kind of creative ability.

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