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  1. 1. Developing Enterprise & Creativity in All Sectors A Local Authority Approach Considering Creativity …… ...Creating Creativity ………… .Cultivating Creativity Eric Burton Enterprise in Education Officer West Lothian Council
  2. 2. Considering Creativity <ul><li>Creativity is a term, which resists the limits of simple definition - yet is a concept much wider than any specific appreciation. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  3. 3. Considering Creativity <ul><li>At the simplest level creativity means brining into being something which was not their before </li></ul><ul><li>The new thing must have value. </li></ul><ul><li>It must include the concepts of “unexpectedness & change” </li></ul><ul><li>Edward de Bono - Thinking Hats </li></ul>
  4. 4. Considering Creativity <ul><li>We understand creativity either …………..when we experience it or …………… when we feel we have lost it. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  5. 5. Considering Creativity <ul><li>Creativity v Innovation. </li></ul>Quote from Enterprise Book
  6. 6. Considering Creativity <ul><li>As a child we lose up to 75% of our creativity </li></ul>By the time we are 40 we are nearly expressing less than 2% of the measurable creativity we demonstrated as children
  7. 7. Considering Creativity Brain Slide
  8. 8. Considering Creativity Processing Information Slide.
  9. 9. Considering Creativity Memory, Retention & learning.
  10. 10. Considering Creativity A Curriculum for Excellence Purpose of the Curriculum 3 - 18
  11. 11. Considering Creativity Determined to Succeed Statements re creativity
  12. 12. Considering Creativity <ul><li>Est. 100,000 FT jobs which support this sector. </li></ul><ul><li>£5bn turnover </li></ul><ul><li>SE predict growth of 30% over next 3 - 5 years </li></ul><ul><li>Creating 2000 new jobs </li></ul>Creative Futures For Scotland?
  13. 13. Considering Creativity <ul><li>Creative industry generates £112bn revenue </li></ul><ul><li>1.3 million employed </li></ul><ul><li>Scotland has greater share of the industry than any other region outwith S/E </li></ul><ul><li>Creative industries forecast to grow on average 10% </li></ul>Creative Futures For UK?
  14. 14. Considering Creativity India Quote..?
  15. 15. Creating Creativity Vision - To become the most enterprising culture in Europe <ul><li>Aims; </li></ul><ul><li>a clear, articulated progressive educational framework </li></ul><ul><li>championed by a variety of stakeholders </li></ul><ul><li>active learning develops in the individual - no matter age </li></ul><ul><li>young people have the skills, confidence </li></ul><ul><li>and belief in their ability to succeed as </li></ul><ul><li>employees - employers - entrepreneurs. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Creating Creativity <ul><li>A </li></ul><ul><li>D </li></ul><ul><li>V </li></ul><ul><li>I </li></ul><ul><li>S </li></ul><ul><li>E </li></ul>
  17. 17. Creating Creativity West Lothian Operational Structure Diagram
  18. 18. Creating Creativity <ul><li>Creating Culture of Creativity </li></ul><ul><li>There is structure and order </li></ul><ul><li>High challenge / Low threat </li></ul><ul><li>High energy / Low tension </li></ul><ul><li>High expectations </li></ul><ul><li>Personal differences accepted </li></ul><ul><li>Risk taking and fantasy are encouraged </li></ul>
  19. 19. Cultivating Creativity <ul><li>SET Toolkit </li></ul><ul><li>Laminator </li></ul><ul><li>Book binder </li></ul><ul><li>Sissex machine </li></ul><ul><li>Badge making machine </li></ul><ul><li>Mount cutter </li></ul><ul><li>Score perfect </li></ul><ul><li>Enterprise & Innovation £ </li></ul><ul><li>Display boards & table </li></ul>School Enterprise Teaching Toolkit
  20. 20. Cultivating Creativity. <ul><li>The Learning Library </li></ul><ul><li>Innovative staff CPD </li></ul><ul><li>One Stop Enterprise Shop </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation and feedback </li></ul>
  21. 21. Cultivating Creativity <ul><li>S1 - S6 art programme </li></ul><ul><li>S1/2 Subject choice </li></ul><ul><li>S4/5/6 SQA certification </li></ul><ul><li>Special class project </li></ul>The Schuh Challenge
  22. 22. Cultivating Creativity <ul><li>Pampers to Plc. </li></ul><ul><li>Enterprise & creativity </li></ul><ul><li>Enterprise umbrella </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing good practise. </li></ul><ul><li>Parental insight </li></ul><ul><li>Business engagement </li></ul><ul><li>WLC insight. </li></ul>
  23. 23. Cultivating Creativity <ul><li>Expansion of IT </li></ul><ul><li>Canon partnership </li></ul><ul><li>Riverdeep partnership </li></ul><ul><li>Our community in the Picture Competition. </li></ul>
  24. 24. Cultivating Creativity The creative process requires practise and hard work, knowledge and skills as well as inventiveness, it involves both the freedom and control and engages hand, heart and head.