Raising the Creative Class—Why the Arts are Crucial to a 21st Century Education: Texas School Business — March 2016.
The mid-to-late 20th century was an incredible time for intellectual and artistic development in the United States. The period saw astonishing growth in both IQ scores and creativity quotients — until the 1990s.
Suddenly that upward trend halted for the creative side of the equation. In the last quarter-century creativity scores, especially of the very young, have been steadily slipping. A body of research has been steadily confirming American education may be experiencing a creativity crisis.
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