Tag Archive | Ken Robinson

Ken Robinson and Eckhart Tolle on finding your element

As a follow-up to my posts about Ken Robinson here and here, this is a long video (1h 23min) about finding your passion in life.

Sir Ken Robinson: Bring on the learning revolution!

As a follow-up to my last post about Sir Ken Robinson here, is another talk from TED.

More information about Sir Ken Robinson we find at his speaker page :

Creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson challenges the way we’re educating our children. He champions a radical rethink of our school systems, to cultivate creativity and acknowledge multiple types of intelligence.

A visionary cultural leader, Sir Ken led the British government’s 1998 advisory committee on creative and cultural education, a massive inquiry into the significance of creativity in the educational system and the economy, and was knighted in 2003 for his achievements. His latest book, The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything, a deep look at human creativity and education, was published in January 2009.

More information about this video:

In this poignant, funny follow-up to his fabled 2006 talk, Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning — creating conditions where kids’ natural talents can flourish.

Sir Ken Robinson: Do schools kill creativity?

Here is anther interesting talk from TED from Sir Ken Robinson : Do schools kill creativity?