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Reinventing Education To Teach Creativity And Entrepreneurship

Reinventing Education To Teach Creativity And Entrepreneurship | Bennett Day School Topics | Scoop.it
As you read this, students all over the country are sitting for state standardized exams. Schools spend up to 40% of the year on test prep, so that, shall we say, no child is left behind.
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What Does Teaching Creativity Look Like? - Education - GOOD

What Does Teaching Creativity Look Like? - Education - GOOD | Bennett Day School Topics | Scoop.it
Our standardized approach to education has a siloed understanding of what it means to be creative. Here's what schools should be teaching instead.
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How Parents Enable Kids' Creativity

How Parents Enable Kids' Creativity | Bennett Day School Topics | Scoop.it
MAKE magazine's annual Maker Faire, for amateur inventors and visitors, that has grown from 20,000 in 2006 to more than 100,000 in 2011 in San Mateo, Calif.
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Findings - Discovering the Virtues of a Wandering Mind - NYTimes.com

Findings - Discovering the Virtues of a Wandering Mind - NYTimes.com | Bennett Day School Topics | Scoop.it
Researchers have been analyzing daydreaming, and they’ve found those stray thoughts to be remarkably common — and often quite useful.
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This pampered private school elite can only lead to US decline

Naomi Wolf: Insulated from any real-world experience, these 'cotton-wool kids' are ill-equipped to cope with global competition...
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My View: Creating innovators – Schools of Thought - CNN.com Blogs

My View: Creating innovators – Schools of Thought - CNN.com Blogs | Bennett Day School Topics | Scoop.it
By Tony Wagner, Special to CNN Editor’s note: Tony Wagner is the author of “Creating Innovators: The Making of Young People Who Will Change the World.
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