There is a paradox. As children, most of us think we are highly creative; as adults many of us think we are not. What changes as children grow up?
Organizations across the globe are competing in a world that is changing faster than ever. They say they need people who can think creatively, who are flexible and quick to adapt. Too often they can’t find them. Why not? In this provocative and inspiring book, Ken Robinson addresses three vital questions:
In this extensively revised and updated version of his best-selling classic, Ken Robinson offers a groundbreaking approach to understanding creativity in education and in business. He argues that people and organizations everywhere are dealing with problems that originate in schools and universities and that many people leave education with no idea at all of their real creative abilities.
Out of Our Minds is a passionate and powerful call for radically different approaches to leadership, teaching and professional development to help us all to meet the extraordinary challenges of living and working in the 21st century.
“Ken Robinson writes brilliantly about the different ways in which creativity is undervalued and ignored . . . especially in our educational systems.” (John Cleese)
Out of Our Minds: Learning to Be Creative
Written by: Ken Robinson
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