LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Learning Age Foundation today announced the appointment of Mubuso Zamchiya as Managing Director. The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides underserved children with free access to educational resources from Age of Learning, Inc. Zamchiya will build on the Foundation’s successful first year, expanding and acceleratingRead More →

The nationwide ban on rental housing evictions finally expired on Sunday. Washington last year launched many kinds of stimulus and grants to the shattered COVID-19 economy, and a rule that tenants who hadn’t paid rent in months couldn’t be evicted. seemed popular. There was also a rental assistance pool, withRead More →

Reed showsorganizer of the Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX) and the World Travel Catering & Onboard Services Expo (WTCE), has announced details of its virtual Passenger Experience Conference (PEC) taking place in September. The recent pandemic has been a catalyst for major social and economic change, forcing travel industries to realignRead More →

1. Working upside down: It’s easy to struggle when the solutions aren’t simple, the authors noted. Radiologists often work backwards from a known outcome (patient’s disease) to finding a solution (diagnosis and cure). This skill keeps providers’ minds prepared for a myriad of diagnostics. “By remaining open to different possibilities,Read More →

“If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always gotten.” Henry Ford, who some attribute this quote to, may have been onto something, something that new East Baton Rouge Schools Superintendent Sito Narcisse tapped into when he announced his “Smart Start” plan. We recognize thatRead More →

File photo: Schools should emphasize creative techniques from primary level Sir Ken Robinson, a leading thinker on creativity and innovation, passed away in August 2020. I didn’t hear of him until after his death. Like Robinson, I have an interest in fostering creativity and innovation in schools. The news ofRead More →

In order to foster creativity, learners must be trained to engage in complex cognitive processes that prompt the evaluation, analysis and synthesis of ideas. In order to foster creativity, learners must be trained to engage in complex cognitive processes that prompt the evaluation, analysis and synthesis of ideas. Human beingsRead More →

The concept of presence of mind, as a tool of strategy, comes from one of the original authors on this subject: the Prussian general Carl von Clausewitz. In his classic book On the war, published in 1832, he named presence of mind as a critical step in creative thinking. HavingRead More →

Twenty years have passed since the historic report of the National Advisory Committee on Creative and Cultural Education All our futures: creativity, culture and education has been published. The report offered a simple definition of creativity: “Imaginative activity fashioned so as to produce results that are both original and useful.”Read More →

There’s a multi-million dollar art collection at a high school just west of town. WTTW News toured the newly renovated gallery while school was still open — classes resume Wednesday, August 21 — and heard from students finding artistic inspiration on campus. TRANSCRIPTION Paris Schutz: There is an impressive collectionRead More →

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. The benefits of creative thinking are countless. Having these skills will allow you to approach problems with unique perspectives, come up with special ideas, and overall be a more effective performer. Caiaimage/Martin Barraud | Getty Images A challenge to becoming more creativeRead More →

Doha: A creative thinking training course started yesterday at the training center of the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs with the participation of 32 employees from various departments and sections.The course, organized by the Department of Human Resources of the Ministry, aims to develop skills and information relating toRead More →

Does creativity come from within or is it a skill that can be developed? Creative education is currently considered very effective. In this edition of Learning World, we look at a few examples. Denmark: the building blocks of education The Billund International School in Denmark is only three months old,Read More →