Einstein reportedly was expelled from school for “undermining the authority of his teachers and being a disruptive influence.”
Of course, that was a long time ago – but do current schools encourage creative people?
“Montessori taught me the joy of discovery…It’s all about learning on your terms, rather than a teacher explaining stuff to you.” Game designer Will Wright
That may be one kind of school that does, but what about mainstream institutions?
In her article Accessing Genius, creativity coach Sharon Good declares, “It has become clear to us that much of our genius is squashed at an early age. School curriculums are standardized in the interest of conformity and control and rarely address diverse talents and learning styles.”
Continued in my Creative Mind post Does school support your creative growth?
Article publié pour la première fois le 22/12/2010