The results of this testing inﬂuence not only the lives individuals whotake the tests, but the funding of the schools they attend.
Yet no where in this system arethere metrics to measure creativity or problem solving.
News Week covered Facing a world becoming“The Creativity Crisis,” dramatically more complex, itciting evidence that is interesting that CEOsshows for the ﬁrst time selected creativity as the most important leadership attribute.in 50 years, American Creative leaders invitecreativity is on the disruptive innovation,decline. encourage others to drop outdated approaches and take balanced risks. They are open- The world minded and inventive in expanding their management wants and communication styles, particularly to engage with a new generation of employees, creativity partners and customers. - IBM’s global CEO Study
There are 3 types of learningVisual - Auditory - Kinesthetic
Recommended Solutions• Treat students as Individuals• Build a students skill set based on their strengths interest and abilities• Integrate collaboration, problem solving and creativity into curriculum• Update the rubric for measuring performance
Insight• Individuals who are able to succeed on their own are often those who suffer most in the current education system.
Who should we talk to about this current crisis?
Creative Class• Scientists • People in design• Engineers • Education• University • Arts professors• Poets • Music • Entertainment• Architects• whose economic function is to create new ideas, new technology and/or creative content” -Florida
The Creative class is 18% of the population, and has pre established sub communities