This video really gets you thinking about the evolution of education in our country. There are many interesting points raised including how art education programs “have been the victims” of increased emphasis on standardized tests.
In this video, Sir Ken Robinson defines creativity as “the process of having original ideas that have value.” Any art advocate would agree that art education programs give a child the opportunity to think creatively and to express themselves. These skills are imperative for our children to develop into successful adults. We must save art education!