This blog is intended to explore philosophical issues related to meaning, creativity, and imagination.

Thursday, December 29, 2011

The Surprising Science of Motivation

Career analyst Dan Pink discusses the question of motivation, starting with what social scientists know but most business managers don't. Extrinsic rewards aren't always as effective as we think. Watch this TED (Ideas Worth Spreading) vidcast, it is food for thought. 

How does this apply to creativity in schools?

Friday, December 2, 2011


I thought that I would explore the notion of creativity and imagination. To start this dialogue I have linked to Sir Ken Robinson's very interesting and entertaining talk.

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