If I didn’t give you these links before now it was a serious omission.
First of all go ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity.html . It’s a TED Talk from 2006
Once you have seen that take a look at the sir_ken_robinson_bring_on_the_revolution.html
There were 4 years in between. Had anything changed? I keep going back to them and wishing I could start a mini revolution. Any teachers out there? It could start with you