The next time you want your students to answer a question, reflect on their learning, or write a report, why not ask them to create a story through video instead?
The most creative endeavors actually require some sense of structure, organization and a safe, nurturing environment so that students can focus their energy and cognitive efforts on play and creativity.
How we can create opportunities for students to learn through iterative play and failure, not through task-based perfection.
Creativity is not only essential to school, but essential to a fulfilling life. Creativity is the ability to connect previously disconnected thoughts and ideas together in new more powerful ways.