It’s estimated that 60 percent of all jobs and professions in the next 10 years will be based on creative thinking. Tony Buzan, an educational consultant and proponent of the techniques of Mind Mapping and mental literacy, explains that creativity is the engine of all curriculum in the classroom. We must first teach kids how to learn. In this clip he explains that Fortune Magazine recently said that “intellectual capital” is becoming the worlds greatest asset and it’s fueled by creativity. There’s a new creative age dawning.
This is a provocative video clip worth listening to.
If you’re interested in his books, click here: Teaching for the Two-Sided Mind (Touchstone Book)