Do Schools Kill Creativity?

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~~~ PROS ~~~

1. SCHOOL MANDATES ART (for a while)

2. SCHOOL MANDATES PLAY (for a while)

3. SCHOOL SURROUNDS YOU WITH THINKERS

~~~ CONS: ~~~

1. EVERYONE HAS THE SAME STANDARD

2. THERE IS ALWAYS A “RIGHT” ANSWER

3. ART IS TREATED AS FLUFF

4. MEMORIZATION IS THE KEY MARKER OF SUCCESS

5. SCHOOLS FORCE SPECIALIZATION

An optimist who writes. www.toddbrison.com/infinite-ideas

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