Creativity is one of our greatest assets, and a differentiator in the global race for educational supremacy. But are we preparing kids for a job world where employers value innovation and creativity as a number one job skill?
In her latest article featured on Getting Smart, Tract cofounder and Chief Learning Officer Esther Wojcicki shares her thoughts and tips for how teachers can help students practice THE skill for the 21st Century.
"Thinking that you are somehow deficient because you learned online for years reduces your confidence in yourself. We need to downplay the learning loss and play up the fact that kids learned other important skills — like how to cope in a pandemic and how to use Zoom to learn."
-Esther Wojcicki, Getting Smart