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The importance of play

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Recreational deprivation has been linked to criminality, obesity and declining creativity. Rob Parr asks why having fun is not taken more seriously
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A Conversation with Julia Cameron about Channeling Your Creativity

A Conversation with Julia Cameron about Channeling Your Creativity | Imagination, Play, & Creativity | Scoop.it
Three pages, unedited, stream of consciousness writing every morning. They're called morning pages. They're a tool for unblocking your creativity, from Julia Cameron's best-selling book, The Artist's Way.

Morning pages changed my life. I think th...
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500 Words a Day: The Secret to Developing a Regular Writing Habit | Goins, Writer

500 Words a Day: The Secret to Developing a Regular Writing Habit | Goins, Writer | Imagination, Play, & Creativity | Scoop.it
This is the year you become a writer. And what do writers do? They write, of course. Here's how you can develop a regular writing habit. ("That's all writing is — showing up.

Via Ann Zuccardy, ♥ princess leia ♥
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♥ princess leia ♥'s curator insight, April 3, 2014 7:45 PM

U gotta write to be a writer 

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At 80, Gloria Steinem Proves Once Again That Ageism Is Really Stupid

At 80, Gloria Steinem Proves Once Again That Ageism Is Really Stupid | Imagination, Play, & Creativity | Scoop.it
Ageists in Silicon Valley could learn a thing or two from the feminist icon. Namely: Your career doesn't and shouldn't peak at 28.
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Creativity should be core theme in Welsh learning - Click on Wales

Creativity should be core theme in Welsh learning - Click on Wales | Imagination, Play, & Creativity | Scoop.it
In his 2010 Ted lecture, Sir Ken Robinson suggests that educational reform is insufficient to the meet the rapidly shifting needs of society. He argues that a revolution is needed that puts creativity at the heart of the curriculum, ...
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The Neuroscience Of Imagination

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Understanding how imagination works could be the key to daydreaming yourself into a sharper, more creative person.
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Why Happiness is the New Productivity (The Story of Mindvalley)

Why Happiness is the New Productivity (The Story of Mindvalley) | Imagination, Play, & Creativity | Scoop.it
In 2009 Vishen Lakhiani was asked to speak at Engage Today in Calgary along with such luminaries as Sir Richard Branson, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Stephen Covey, Nobel Prize Winner F.W De Klerk, Tony Hsieh, the founder of Zappos.com and world-famous artist Wyland. This speech won the audience vote as one of the best speeches of the entire event.
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Creative Mental Health: Scotland and UK

Creative Mental Health: Scotland and UK | Imagination, Play, & Creativity | Scoop.it
The Scottish Recovery Network recently called for a complete rethink on mental health care and in particular with regard to legislation. They have argued that, "To date, Scotland’s mental health la...
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Play=Peace

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Play=Peace: individual & group play-based coaching, consulting & training, speaking-performance,...
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How the American playground was born in Boston - The Boston Globe

It has never been easy to be poor and a child. This was no less true in Boston’s North End at the end of the 19th century, when the streets teemed with dangerous traffic and open space could feel practically non-existent. The plight of the neighborhood’s immigrant families touched the city’s philanthropic types, and in 1885, one charitable group decided to offer something of an experiment to the local children: A pile of sand, deposited for the summer in the yard of a chapel on Parmenter Street. Little did any of them know that it would transform the experience of childhood in America.
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Minnesota Future Problem Solving Program - Home

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Is Creativity the New Global Gold Standard? - nwitimes.com

Is Creativity the New Global Gold Standard? - nwitimes.com | Imagination, Play, & Creativity | Scoop.it
Is Creativity the New Global Gold Standard?
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Residency with composer Philip Glass will explore creativity, collaboration ... - The Daily Progress

Residency with composer Philip Glass will explore creativity, collaboration ... - The Daily Progress | Imagination, Play, & Creativity | Scoop.it
Residency with composer Philip Glass will explore creativity, collaboration ...
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Creative Ways to Teach Kids Another Language Through Play - Babble

Creative Ways to Teach Kids Another Language Through Play - Babble | Imagination, Play, & Creativity | Scoop.it
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“What if the truth was that all children in America, regardless of their cultural background, would actually benefit from learning two languages?
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A Mother's Take On Creativity - The Holmes Report

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A Mother's Take On Creativity The Holmes Report To think creatively, I really believe there are three essentials: 1) A playful attitude – a willing to play with ideas and concepts – (being playful also involves a relatively relaxed state) 2) A...
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Sleep Your Way to Creativity And 9 More Proven Methods For More Ideas

Sleep Your Way to Creativity And 9 More Proven Methods For More Ideas | Imagination, Play, & Creativity | Scoop.it
Science-backed details on the colors, moods, activities and emotions that are proven to bring us more creativity and ideas.
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