• "Le best-seller de Ken Robinson enfin traduit ! Avez-vous le sentiment de n'avoir jamais trouvé votre place à l'école, d'avoir raté votre vocation ? Pensez-vous qu'il soit trop tard pour faire ce que vous aimez vraiment ? Souhaitez-vous aider vos enfants à trouver leur voie, à découvrir ce qui les rendra heureux ? Ce livre est fait pour vous. La clé du bonheur est simple : nous avons tous besoin de trouver notre Élément, le point de convergence entre notre passion et notre talent naturel ; c'est ce qu'ont réussi à faire Paul Mc Cartney, Paulo Coelho et de nombreuses autres célébrités dont Ken Robinson dresse le portrait dans cet ouvrage. Selon, lui, il y a urgence à transformer l'éducation de nos enfants et à stimuler leur créativité pour les guider vers ce pour quoi ils sont faits. Cela peut changer la vie, tout simplement! Ken Robinson est un expert de l'éducation et chef de file internationalement reconnu du développement de la créativité et de l'innovation. La vidéo de son intervention lors des fameuses conférences TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) est la plus visionnée de l'histoire de la fondation. "

  • Dans ce dernier opus, Ken Robinson livre ses conseils et idées pour changer l'éducation au quotidien en intervenant sur les programmes, l'organisation des classes, la pédagogie et l'évaluation. Il propose notamment de laisser les enfants découvrir leurs talents et se spécialiser dans les domaines qu'ils préfèrent, pour leur redonner de l'enthousiasme, cultiver leur désir d'apprendre et les préparer aux véritables défis du XXIe siècle.
    À l'appui, de nombreux témoignages, réflexions, anecdotes, résultats de recherche ou exemples d'écoles qui prônent déjà ces approches créatives et surtout plus personnalisées.

  • Trouver son élément

    Ken Robinson

    "Où en êtes-vous dans votre vie ? Qu´est-ce qui vous rend heureux ? Connaissez-vous vos talents ? Qu´aimez-vous vraiment faire ? Si ces questions vous interpellent, alors peu importe votre âge, d´où vous venez ou votre situation actuelle, ce livre est fait pour vous ! Trouver son Élément est le compagnon tant attendu du précédent ouvrage de Ken Robinson, L´Élément, un des best-sellers du New York Times. Ce guide vous lancera dans une quête fondamentale : découvrir votre véritable moi intérieur et la vie que vous voulez vraiment mener. Toujours avec plein d´humour, Ken Robinson livre de nombreux témoignages édifiants de personnes qui ont finalement trouvé leur voie, et propose une série d´exercices pratiques pour vous aider à découvrir vos talents et vos passions. Il explore des questions essentielles dont vos réponses vous fourniront des clés indispensables pour découvrir votre Élément et profiter ainsi d´une plus belle vie ! « Un livre si pertinent qu´il est impératif à lire aussi bien par des parents d´ados que par un PDG d´une grande entreprise. » Vanity Fair"

  • Anglais Element, the

    Ken Robinson

    The element is the point at which natural talent meets personal passion. This book identifies a crisis in education and business: whether it's a child bored in class, a disillusioned or misused employee or someone who feels frustrated but can't quite explain why, too many people don't realize what they are capable of achieving.

  • Describes the inspiring potential of living in accordance with humanity's talents and passions, drawing on the examples of renowned cultural artists while making recommendations for transforming education, business, and communities.

  • An essential book for parents to help their children get the education they need to live happy, productive lives from The New York Times bestselling author of The Element and Creative Schools Parents everywhere are deeply concerned about the education of their children, especially now, when education has become a minefield of politics and controversy. One of the worlds most influential educators, Robinson has had countless conversations with parents about the dilemmas they face. As a parent, what should you look for in your childrens education? How can you tell if their school is right for them and what can you do if it isnt? In this important new book, he offers clear principles and practical advice on how to support your child through the K-12 education system, or outside it if you choose to homeschool or un-school. Dispelling many myths and tackling critical schooling options and controversies, You, Your Child, and School is a key book for parents to learn about the kind of education their children really need and what they can do to make sure they get it.


    B>A call to action that pulls together all of Sir Ken Robinsons key messages and philosophies, and that challenges and empowers readers to re-imagine our world, and our systems, for the better./b>br>br>Sir Ken Robinson changed the lives of millions of people. The embodiment of the prestigious TED conference, his TED Talks are watched an average of 17,000 times a day - a figure that Chris Anderson, Head of TED, says is the equivalent of selling out the Millennium Dome every night for fifteen consecutive years. A New York Times bestselling author, Sir Kens books have been translated into twenty four languages.br>;br>In his final years, Sir Ken was working on a book that would serve as his manifesto. This book was being written for both new and dedicated audiences alike as a coherent overview of the arguments that he dedicated his life to, and as a pivotal piece of literature for the education revolution he began. When Sir Ken received his cancer prognosis in August 2020 he asked his daughter and collaborator, Kate Robinson, to finish writing this manifesto and continue his work.br>;br>At its core, Sir Kens work is a love letter to human potential, it is a celebration of what we as a species are capable of doing, and of being, if we create the right conditions. It is a rallying cry to revolutionize our systems of education, and the ways in which we run our businesses and structure our social systems, so that they bring out the best in each and every person. Sir Ken often observed that what separates us from the rest of life on Earth is our power of imagination - the ability to bring to mind things that are not present to our senses. It is imagination that allows us to create the world in which we live, rather than just exist in it. It also gives us the power to recreate it.;

  • The element is the point at which natural talent meets personal passion. This book draws on the stories of a range of people - from ex-Beatle Paul McCartney to physicist Richard Feynman, including business leaders and athletes - showing how they came to recognize their unique talents and were able to make a successful living doing what they love.

  • An inspirational guide to self-improvement, happiness and creativity by the authors of The Element outlines practical steps for identifying personal talents, merging one's passions with inherent abilities and transforming interests into income.

  • A revolutionary reappraisal of how to educate our children and young people by Ken Robinson, the New York Times bestselling author of The Element and Finding Your Element . You, Your Child, and School is forthcoming from Viking. Ken Robinson is one of the worlds most influential voices in education, and his 2006 TED Talk on the subject is the most viewed in the organizations history. Now, the internationally recognized leader on creativity and human potential focuses on one of the most critical issues of our time: how to transform the nations troubled educational system. At a time when standardized testing businesses are raking in huge profits, when many schools are struggling, and students and educators everywhere are suffering under the strain, Robinson points the way forward. He argues for an end to our outmoded industrial educational system and proposes a highly personalized, organic approach that draws on todays unprecedented technological and professional resources to engage all students, develop their love of learning, and enable them to face the real challenges of the twenty-first century. Filled with anecdotes, observations and recommendations from professionals on the front line of transformative education, case histories, and groundbreaking research--and written with Robinsons trademark wit and engaging style-- Creative Schools will inspire teachers, parents, and policy makers alike to rethink the real nature and purpose of education.