A writer-editor-teacher’s quote of the week #13

“The new imperative is creativity. We don’t need our schools to inculcate the habits of menial labor. the new economy needs a workforce that is trained in creativity. And that fundamentally implies a new and unprecedented attention to the arts.”

– from the chapter “Education” in Cultural Democracy by James Bau Graves

*For more by James Bau Graves, read “The Core of Absolutely Everything” on arts.gov.

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