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Do you think we are born with creativity or can it be learned?

I am a student at Arizona State University, and I am in a class entitled Innovation and Creativity. One of the premises of the class is that creativity is a learned behavior. Researchers studied a bunch of sets of twins, and found that that on intelligence tests they had a strong correlation but on creativity tests, they did not. This is the basis for the argument that creativity is a learned behavior, not something you are born with. What do you think?
http://www.ted.com/talks/elizabeth_gilbert_on_genius.html
(Creativity as a disembodied genius in ancient rome)

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  • Aug 6 2013: We are born creative otherwise we would never learn! Education stunts out creativity due to the need for control.

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