Schools that inspire children to learn

For the Love of Learning Thursday 05 July 2012 at 6:59 pm

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For the Love of Learning

: Inspiring Children to Learn

Education and Inspiration - how serious are we?

Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learnt in school  - Albert Einstein

One can safely assume that all parents have the same goal: that of choosing the best educational methods for their children to grow into inspired and enthusiastic adults. Helping  develop their highest potential, and taking care of each child’s development is a dream all parents share.
 
But unfortunately we are often forced to forget this dream, because of circumstances, lack of knowledge, lack of funds, social pressure to pass exams, or simply because ourchildren are surrounded by teachers who are too tired or not very inspiring.
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What is Creativity

Creative Thinking as Divine Inspiration or Human Trait Monday 18 June 2012 at 1:48 pm

What is Creativity?

Creative Thinking as Divine Inspiration or Human Trait

It took some time for the humanity to accept ‘creativity’ as a possible human ‘trait’.

What is Creativity Human or Divine Trait Quote from Mindful Being by Natasa Pantovic Nuit

It was during the Renaissance that creativity was first seen, not as a matter of divine inspiration, but as a gift of a great learned man to imitate God’s ability to create. As Prometheus stole the fire of the Gods and brought it to the mankindhumanity needed to steal the secret of ‘creation’ from Gods and understand its essence.

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Shifting education goals

Help Children Learn Friday 08 June 2012 at 08:17 am

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Education Goals

Help Children Learn

One of the biggest problems of education today is that the ‘factory model’ of teaching: the top-down approach and the rewards-and-punishments ap­proach, limit students’ ability to contribute with their imagination and creativity.

help kids learn education creativityThe system needs a shift in focus: from one that teaches children a curriculum, to the one that inspires lifelong learning. has to shift from conveying knowledge in a static curriculum package to enabling teachers and students to view knowledge as a dynamic entity that is constantly changing.

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