Sir Ken Robinson at TED: Do Schools Kill Creativity?

Sir Ken Robinson is an internationally recognized leader in the development of innovation, creativity, and human resources. He has worked with some of the world's leading cultural organizations. Here are a few of our favourite excerpts from his TED talk, Do Schools Kill Creativity?

“We can't predict the future. We don't know what will happen in the next 5 years. We need to educate our children for unpredictability.”

– Sir Ken Robinson, Educationalist

“If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.”

– Sir Ken Robinson, Educationalist

“We stigmatize mistakes in school, mistakes are the worst thing you can make. We are educating our kids out of their creative capacities.”

– Sir Ken Robinson, Educationalist