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When do you think you are "creative person"? Please share your experience.

I got so impressed to have watched Ken Robinson's talk "School kill creativity". Then, I felt some kind of feeling of doubt that our current educational institutions and the schools offered. I do not feel much creativity when I studied in the high school because there were too many mandatory things, duties.

Plus, I want to know your creative experience, share with us please(^^ )!
I also wish we all people have done creative activities more in our daily lives.


Closing Statement from Sophia BAE

Creativity comes from eveywhere. We should not complain that we have no time or there are a lot of obstacles in my daily life. If you are prepared then opportunities will come. You can seize them in that moment!

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    Jul 23 2013: Each time I can answer a difficult question of a kid , I feel to be creative......
    • Jul 23 2013: Wow, questions from kids are regard as one of the difficult to answer, because their curiosity continues one after another. How are you answering when they ask those hard to tell about? Such as "Why does the sun exist? " or "Why do we have to live?" Is there any skill of your own to deal with the questions?
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        Jul 23 2013: When face such profound questions , I say , I don't know ..... Let's try to find out. Is that a skill you think ?
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          Jul 23 2013: Salim,
          I used to do that with my kids too! If I didn't know the answer, I said I don't know....let's go look it up!

          It gave me a connection with them.....we could learn something together, and also let them know that I certainly did not have the answers to everything. It taught them that we can explore and seek information.

          Wish we had computer and internet way back then....only had dictionary and encyclopedia. You probably don't remember those days Salim...you're too young!!!
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        Jul 23 2013: Hi Colleen
        Agree I am not as wise as you are ..... But good thing is that follow your footstep , including your dictionary and encyclopedia examples ....:)

        Other than finding answer from Internet which is easy and quick , I encourage them to look for answers on books... Internet has its own challenges as well .... Once my younger one when he was around 5 , asked me " does google say truth always "? He asked after being confused with loads of information with a single search some of which were contradictory . So guess still authentic books has its place
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          Jul 23 2013: Salim,
          I said you are "young"....I didn't say anything about wisdom, and I think/feel you are VERY wise. In my perception, wisdom doesn't have anything to do with age. It has to do with whether or not we apply the information to life:>)

          "Does google say truth always".....funny! Since computer and internet are relatively new to me, I totally agree with your son....it is sometimes confusing because we can get information to support almost anything! I still keep my ancient "Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary" by my side!!!
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        Jul 24 2013: Hi Colleen
        Yes you haven't said anything about "wisdom "but I took the liberty to read it in that way because of perception about you . You know perception becomes reality as well :)

        Obliged I am with your compliments.

        P.S.: sorry for using "REPLY" button of Sophia to answer Colleen and creating confusion ....
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          Jul 24 2013: Obliged I am with your compliments as well Salim, and I agree...our perception becomes our reality:>)

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