Sowing the Seeds for a more Creative Society

  title={Sowing the Seeds for a more Creative Society},
  author={Mitchel Resnick},
  journal={Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  • M. Resnick
  • Published 2008
  • Sociology
  • Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Unfortunately, few of today’s classrooms focus on helping students develop as creative thinkers. Even students who perform well in school are often unprepared for the challenges that they encounter after graduation, in their work lives as well as their personal lives. Many students learn to solve specific types of problems, but they are unable to adapt and improvise in response to the unexpected situations that inevitably arise in today’s fast-changing world. 
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