What Creativity Means: Cecil Lytle

UC San Diego Professor Cecil Lytle discusses the topic of creativity in the video below. Believe it or not, everyone has substantial creative ability. Just look at how creative children are. In adults, creativity has too often been suppressed through education, but it is still...

Right Brain Math: Times Table Overview & Fun Factor Sets

Great visual patterns and overviews of how numbers work from a right brain perspective. Tom Biesanz (Mister Numbers) shows how the patterns look and how they relate to families of factor numbers.http://RightBrainMath.com Math times table created from fun patterns as a way to learn multiplication...

UC San Diego and Fab Lab San Diego make STE[+a]M

The Fab Lab @ UCSD is meshing computer science with creative project based learning. The combination is an example of how science and art come together to make something magical. In partnership with UCSD Extension and the San Diego Supercomputer Center, Fab Lab San Diego is...

Where do good ideas come from? by Steven Johnson

One of our most innovative, popular thinkers takes on-in exhilarating style-one of our key questions: Where do good ideas come from? With Where Good Ideas Come From, Steven Johnson pairs the insight of his bestselling Everything Bad Is Good for You and the dazzling erudition of...

How music, dance, and the [+a]rts bring the world together

Research is often what people think about when discussing the University of California, San Diego. However, few know it has the 3rd ranked theatre program in the country. With strong partnerships with the La Jolla Playhouse, alumni and a community, the arts are just as...

A Vision of K-12 Students Today

This project was created to inspire teachers to use technology in engaging ways to help students develop higher level thinking skills. Equally important, it serves to motivate district level leaders to provide teachers with the tools and training to do so. ...