Adobe — Creativity In Education: Why It Matters

See why its the right time for educational institutions to integrate critical thinking and creative problem-solving into every class curriculum.

Adobe published a study by Edelman Berland based on a survey of 1,000 Americans 25 years of age and older.   All of those surveyed were full-time salaried employees.  Some of the key findings were:

  • 88% agree that creativity should be built into education curriculums.
  • 85% agree creative thinking is critical for problem solving in their career but nearly one-third (32%) do not feel comfortable thinking creatively at work.
  • 78% say that creativity is important to theri current careers.
  • 72 % afrr that they were more focused on subject matter than creative thinking in school.
  • 71 % agree that creativity should be a taught course.
  • 65% believe creativity is a personality rerait that is innate.
  • 57% believe creativity is a learned skill taht can be learned in thier carrer.

The full report is here.

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