Additional Links to Creativity Articles and Research

“Measuring Creativity in Massachusetts,” John Eger, San Diego State,  HuffPost.org, Dec. 3, 2010

“Creating Excellence versus Fostering It,” Randy Olson, filmmaker and former biology professor, HuffPost.org. Feb. 2, 2011 Pay attention to Olson’s  reference to  Stephen Jay Gould and also to Olson’s example of the “white room” and the “black room.”  When Congress created, oops, wrong word –passed No Child Left Behind, our legislators bypassed the white room. All solutions for improving our schools come directly from the black room — which is why NCLB does not work.

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