Ken Robinson





Ken Robinson


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in Liverpool, The United Kingdom
March 04, 1950

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Sir Ken Robinson (born Liverpool 4 March 1950) is an internationally recognized leader in the development of innovation and human resources. He has worked with national governments in Europe and Asia, with international agencies, Fortune 500 companies, national and state education systems, non-profit corporations and some of the world’s leading cultural organizations. They include the Royal Shakespeare Company, Sir Paul McCartney’s Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, the Royal Ballet, the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, the European Commission, UNESCO, the Council of Europe, the J Paul Getty Trust and the Education Commission of the States. From 1989 - 2001, he was Professor of Arts Education at the University of Warwick.

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RECLAIM YOUR CREATIVITY. STARTING NOW.


In his best-selling title, Out of Our Minds: The Power of Being Creative, Sir Ken Robinson argues that organisations everywhere are trying to fix a problem that originates in schools and universities:


 


It is often said that education and training are the keys to the future. They are, but a key can be turned in two directions. Turn it one way and you lock...

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“If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.”
Ken Robinson, The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything

“The fact is that given the challenges we face, education doesn't need to be reformed -- it needs to be transformed. The key to this transformation is not to standardize education, but to personalize it, to build achievement on discovering the individual talents of each child, to put students in an environment where they want to learn and where they can naturally discover their true passions.”
Ken Robinson, The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything

“Creativity is as important as literacy”
Ken Robinson

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