With thanks to my sister for forwarding this link to me.
It is vital that we maintain children’s passion for creativity in whatever form that takes. It is so confirming for us to come across other like-minded people who have a fundamental belief in progressive and creative learning for our children.
Jonah Lehrer’s book appears to be a “must read” and we totally agree with his comment “We have to expand our notion of what productivity means”. He continues – “Right now we are grooming our kids to think in a very particular way, which assumes that the right way to be thinking is to be attentive…..”
We need to open the channels of creativity for all our children, for all our futures.
In a week where an incredible piece of art has fetched an amazing price of $119 million, where is the next Edward Munch being encouraged right now?