Why am I writing this blog and why do I want other people to contribute?
Because I want to hear about other people’s ideas. I know what I am thinking….but I need to expand on that idea and figure out alternative ways to create an Open Classroom. I want to be like Rick Horan and Kevin Boyle from New York going around asking people for their ideas, A Project to Set Ideas Free. Many would consider these two more than a little odd, however the foundation of their project – a collection of ideas, promotes creativity and innovation.
This is a video about why your ideas are so important to me:
Sir Ken Robinson advocates that schools are stifling creativity. In this article, Robinson explains how he sees the stagnation of creativity in schools.
The Open Classroom is being developed to order to develop and fertilize creativity. Please consider telling me how you think we can develop an Open Classroom in schools today.
More inspiration from Sir Ken Robinson: