Changing Education Paradigms

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Changing Education Paradigms

_creative by RSA Animate _talk by Sir Ken Robinson.

Sir Ken Robinson lays out the link between 3 troubling trends: rising drop-out rates, schools’ dwindling stake in the arts, and ADHD. An important, timely talk for parents and teachers. A truly inspiring animated video, created over the exceptional words and sounds of Sir Ken Robinson. Changing Education Paradigms is a visual experience about education, it is inspiring and if you have children, then you should watch this video.

A visionary cultural leader, Sir Ken led the British government’s 1998 advisory committee on creative and cultural education, a massive inquiry into the significance of creativity in the educational system and the economy, and was knighted in 2003 for his achievements.

Who is Sir Ken Robinson? Born 4 March 1950, is an English author, speaker, and international advisor on education in the arts to government, non-profits, education, and arts bodies. He was Director of The Arts in Schools Project (1985–89), Professor of Arts Education at the University of Warwick (1989–2001), and was knighted in 2003 for services to education.

Originally from a working-class Liverpool family, Robinson now lives in Los Angeles with his wife Marie-Therese and children James and Kate.

Changing Education Paradigms was released in 2010 but is still fresh in it’s thinking and you will be fixed once you start watching.