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How to Be Thankful For Your Life by Changing Just One Word | James Clear

How to Be Thankful For Your Life by Changing Just One Word | James Clear | Creativity | Scoop.it
Learning how to be thankful can be tough when you have responsibilities. Read this article to learn the one word that can make it easier.
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The Adaptable Mind

A New Cloud Film from the Let It Ripple Film Series The Adaptable Mind (11 mins) explores the skills we need to flourish in the 21st Century. Directed by Emmy-nominated…
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Creativity is the same no matter the topic

Creativity is the same no matter the topic | Creativity | Scoop.it
No matter what type of work you’re trying to do (create a painting or write a symphony, solve a problem at work or come up with a memorable date idea), the process of doing it creatively is always the...
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Michael Rosen and Marina Boroditskaya: Out of the Crocodile's Mouth

This podcast was recorded at the launch of MPT ‘I WISH...' and features Michael Rosen and Marina Boroditskaya in conversaiton with MPT Editor, Sasha Dugdale.

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Modern Poetry In Translation - Engaging Children in World Poetry - Resources for Primary School Teachers

Modern Poetry In Translation - Engaging Children in World Poetry - Resources for Primary School Teachers | Creativity | Scoop.it
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The Dot: Sparking Creativity in Classrooms Worldwide

The Dot: Sparking Creativity in Classrooms Worldwide | Creativity | Scoop.it
One book has sparked a movement that is creating a worldwide network of like-minded adults who value creativity in learning and believe in the human side of educating
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Forget the mad genius composer myth: music is good for the mind

Forget the mad genius composer myth: music is good for the mind | Creativity | Scoop.it
The cliche of the reclusive composer who loses their mind over manuscript is unhelpful. But, says pianist James Rhodes, there is a link between music, creativity and mental health that is both real and beneficial to people’s well-being
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How #creativity works in the brain, a downloadable PDF

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How creativity works in the brain

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The idea you can put a number against a child's ability is flawed and dangerous

The idea you can put a number against a child's ability is flawed and dangerous | Creativity | Scoop.it
Headteacher Alison Peacock believes labeling children by ability leaves some trapped by low expectations. That’s why her school doesn’t do it
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Clive Thompson on Why You Should Always Carry a Pencil

Clive Thompson on Why You Should Always Carry a Pencil | Creativity | Scoop.it
Clive Thompson discusses writing longhand versus typing in a keynote speech titled “How the Way You Write Changes the Way You Think.”
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Headfirst into My So-Called Life: Embracing Your Productivity Style to Work Simply

Headfirst into My So-Called Life: Embracing Your Productivity Style to Work Simply | Creativity | Scoop.it
“If you’re reading this article, your efforts to solve your busyness problem have probably not paid off. ... The truth is that the problem is not you. It is how you are trying to overcome your busyness that is the problem.”
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What I Wish I Knew About Creativity When I Was 20

What I Wish I Knew About Creativity When I Was 20 | Creativity | Scoop.it
A look at 17 bits of advice on creativity and the best ways to capture inspiration and creative ideas.
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Writing Wednesdays: “This Might Not Work”

Writing Wednesdays: “This Might Not Work” | Creativity | Scoop.it
The phrase above is one of Seth Godin's trademarks. I love it because, like all of Seth's stuff, it crams a ton of wisdom into very few words. What does
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21st Century Schools Blog

21st Century Schools Blog | Creativity | Scoop.it
Blog for 21st Century Schools, Anne Shaw, professional development
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Paulo Coelho – on the fear of failure. from Berghs' Exhibition '11 on Vimeo

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Natacha P. Gougeon's curator insight, October 30, 2015 12:35 PM

Speak you truth. Trust your instincts. Acknowledge your fear.  Do your thing anyway.

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Polishing the Apple: What 'Dangerous Minds' and Other Movies Get Right and Wrong About Teachers

Polishing the Apple: What 'Dangerous Minds' and Other Movies Get Right and Wrong About Teachers | Creativity | Scoop.it
On the 20th anniversary of 'Dangerous Minds,' a look at how the movies depict the world's noblest profession.
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The Myth of the Myth of The Right Brain Difference: And Why It Matters

The Myth of the Myth of The Right Brain Difference: And Why It Matters | Creativity | Scoop.it
Despite the broad oversimplifications and misinformation of the 1970’s left - brain right brain thinking craze-- I.e. the left side of the brain is for language and logic, and the right side of the brain is for creativity and imagination-- there are significant differences between the right and left the side of the brain, and these differences matter.
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Are machines making humans obsolete?

Are machines making humans obsolete? | Creativity | Scoop.it
When artificial intelligence gets good enough, could we all find ourselves replaced?
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Lifesaving Poems: Rutger Kopland's 'I Cavalli di Leonardo'

Lifesaving Poems: Rutger Kopland's 'I Cavalli di Leonardo' | Creativity | Scoop.it
I was sad to read yesterday via Twitter that the leading Dutch poet Rutger Kopland has died, aged 77. He is frequently referred to as Holland's 'most beloved poet', his books having sold more than ...
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Pulitzer-Winning Poet Mark Strand on the Heartbeat of Creative Work and the Artist’s Task to Bear Witness to the Universe

Pulitzer-Winning Poet Mark Strand on the Heartbeat of Creative Work and the Artist’s Task to Bear Witness to the Universe | Creativity | Scoop.it
"It’s such a lucky accident, having been born, that we’re almost obliged to pay attention."

In the 1996 treasure Creativity: The Psyc
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pay attention

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Best books on creativity

Best books on creativity | Creativity | Scoop.it
The best books on Creativity, curated by creative specialist Tanner Christensen.
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Write "Morning Pages" by Hand Every Day to Boost Productivity

Write "Morning Pages" by Hand Every Day to Boost Productivity | Creativity | Scoop.it
Author and journalist Julia Cameron claims the secret to a productive day is actually a simple practice. Every morning, take a pen and three blank pages and write down whatever you want to fill those pages.
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Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Why the modern world is bad for your brain | Creativity | Scoop.it
Multitasking is an essential skill in the era of email, text messages, Facebook and Twitter. But, argues neuroscientist Daniel J Levitin, it’s actually making us less efficient
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