2015 EDU: HEAD: Teaching creativity at the university, Ken Robinson

Teaching creativity at the university, Ken RobinsonInternationally influential thinker on education and creativity, Sir Ken Robinson considers how higher education institutions might play a greater role in developing the creative capacities of their students. Watch on YouTube His RSA Animate ‘Changing Educational Paradigms’ galvanised thinking about the role that creativity plays in schools:*****************************(More after the break)***********************************News and Notes***********************New plans for WIP meeting, to show stuff with OSSL threat functionsBurn2 WebsiteEntertainment on the Hypergrid, a G+ communityHYPERGRID EVENTSWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESPURSUE IMPOSSIBLE: UWA 3D Art & Film Challenges 2015SciFi Film FestivalSummer of Arts submissions open on MetropolisScroll down for News, Notes, and Info**********************************************In this excerpt from the event ‘What’s the Point of Creativity at University’, Sir Ken Robinson discusses the global imperative for creativity and creative thinking.Watch the full replay: https://youtu.be/iwlhZmVXHwwFollow the RSA on Twitter: https://twitter.com/RSAEventsLike the RSA on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theRSAorg**********************************************************************************News and Notes***********************The Hypergrid WIP ShowThe Hypergrid WIP is a one hour “show & tell” of works in progress or recently completed. All builders from beginner to pro are invited.  Presentations are in voice and text.  For text presentations, best bring the text in a notecard and paste it into chat.  Voice presentations may be captured in video.  Stills and videos from the show may appear in this blog. New plans for WIP meeting, to show stuff with OSSL threat functionsUpcoming WIPs: Oct 11Previous Articles from the WIP show WIP on Cookie II, Kitely, 9/20 Dolls, Discos, and DiscussionWIP August 23, A conversation about being creativeThe WIP show, 7/18/2015: Virtual mobile art by Lucy AfarensisWIP Show at Hobo Sandbox on Cookie II, KitelyWIP Show, works in progress on the Hypergrid June 3, 2015Hypergrid WIP meeting. The creatives of the hypergridPURSUE IMPOSSIBLE: UWA 3D Art & Film Challenges 2015,The University of Western Australia (UWA) has launched ‘PURSUE IMPOSSIBLE, the 6th UWA Grand Art Challenge and MachinimUWA VIII with a starting prize pool in excess of L$560,000.   Deadline: Midnight SLT, 31st October 201Summer of Arts submissions open on MetropolisSummer of Arts 2015Open to everyone September 25, to Nov. 14Go there:HG address: Put the line below in the world map, next to Find. Click Find.  TP.hypergrid.org:8002:*Metropolis*Entertainment on the HypergridEntertainment on the Hypergrid, a G+ communityHYPERGRID EVENTSDepending on your interestsBest metaverse communities   Arcadia Asylum All Around   G+ community: Hypergrid SafariG+ community: Metaverse ToursHypergrid Destinations*****I publish about 6 days a week, skipping 1 or 2 days in midweekFor more on topics like this, circle Selby Evans in Google+ What do we do in Virtual Worlds? Search on page with Google Chrome: Ctrl+f, search bar upper right.Google search this blog: Search bar, upper left–or:Put site:virtualoutworlding.blogspot.com at the end of the search terms What is Second Life?Annotated screen shots made with JingAll original content on this blog is Creative Commons License, attribution only. Second Life, Linden, SLurl, and SL are trademarks of Linden Research Inc. This blog is not affiliated with Second Life or anything else. Ads are from Google.Selby Evans in Kitely, Thinkerer Melville in Second LifeLauren is funny;   Avatar  Repertory Theater

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