The Essential Question
- Do schools kill creativity?
Other Discussion QUESTIONS
What strikes you as noteworthy about this scene?
Where in school are our students at their most creative?
When students approach a problem in a way that isn’t being taught, are they penalized or rewarded?
Do our students have the opportunity to sharpen creativity through collaboration?
On balance, do we think our school is helping or hurting student creativity? Is our school driven by compliance or creativity?
Are teachers in our school allowed to be creative? Encouraged to be creative?
What micro-innovations we could try to foster student creativity? Teacher creativity?