This RSA Animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert and recipient of the RSA's Benjamin Franklin award. Creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson challenges the way we're educating our children. Earlier this week I joined the Call to Unite – a 24 hour global live stream event where I shared my thoughts on how we can seize the opportunity to transform how we educate our children, and how we approach our relationship with the world we live in. In 2003, he was made Knight Bachelor by the Queen of England. In the most watched TED talk of all time, educationalist Sir Ken Robinson FRSA claims that “schools kill creativity”, arguing that “we don’t grow into creativity, we grow out of it.

Yet to Robinson, “creativity is as important as literacy and we should afford it the same status”. This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by our editors on the home page. Sir Ken Robinson … Privacy Preferences I wonder if Greg Ashman has read them all before writing his critique towards Robinson… Or has Ashman just watched one or two TED Talk videos…? You, Your Child, and School: Navigate Your Way to the Best Education. Ken Robinson is an educator, writer, and highly recognized international speaker. The RSA is … Sir Ken Robinson. Many are his ideas and published texts. Overview. Sir Ken Robinson, international education leader, is an expert on creativity, education and the economy. Sir Ken Robinson believes that individuals who develop their creativity tend to find appropriate solutions to adverse situations.

Sir Ken Robinson’s advocacy for education systems to create environments for children to discover their own talents makes great sense. Privacy Preference Center. Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity. A study from 2011 by Sir Ken Robinson is still useful today for anyone who wants to think outside of the box. About the speaker. Penguin Books (2019) Buy from Amazon. TED Talk Subtitles and Transcript: Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity. Or rather we get educated out of it”. I love the word metacognition. © 2020 Sir Ken Robinson All rights reserved. He champions a radical rethink of our school systems, to cultivate creativity and acknowledge multiple types of intelligence.

His ideas to revolutionize—not just reform—education challenge conventional wisdom and inspire a whole new approach to our educational system.