From Forbes: How America’s Education Model Kills Creativity and Entrepreneurship

by EdCircuit Staff

By Batten Institute University of Virginia Darden School of Business

T he current model of education in the United States is stifling the creative soul of our children. While this is troubling for a variety of reasons, it also has significant economic consequences for the future of our country. America has long been unique because of its remarkable ingenuity, innovative capacity and entrepreneurial spirit. Yet over the last few decades, we have witnessed both a steady decline in the number of startups, as well as an increasing number of studies that suggest America’s education model fails to promote the kind of creativity, risk-taking, and problem solving skills necessary for entrepreneurship, and for a world and labor market that is in the midst of profound transformation. These are very worrisome trends.

 

 

Read the Rest of the Article on Forbes Site..

Leave a Comment

* By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

edCircuit emPowers the voices of education, with hundreds of  trusted contributors, change-makers and industry-leading innovators

Copyright © 2014-2022, edCircuit – emPowering the Voices of Education.  

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept