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Ted Talk: Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity
“As children grow up, we start to educate them progressively from the waist up. And then we focus on their heads.” What does Ken Robinson mean? What consequences does this education have? Does your own experience reflect on Mr. Robinson’s statement?
…….”When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it was because you didn't want one. But now kids with degrees are often heading home to carry on playing video games, because you need an MA where the previous job required a BA, and now you need a PhD for the other. ………..” Does it happen in our country too ? Justify your opinion.
……..”I believe our only hope for the future is to adopt a new conception of human ecology, one in which we start to reconstitute our conception of the richness of human capacity. …………” According to Mr. Robinson’s speech: what should the educational system have to take into consideration? What are the characteristics of a successful education system?