Non-Competitive Wisconsin Elections, Creativity And Education

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What is the role of public education in the world today, and how could it be better? Our guest argues that today’s schools are “killing creativity” in kids, and he has a plan to change that. We also look at a new report that finds only one-in-ten state legislative elections were competitive in 2014.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Chris Malina Producer
  • Marika Suval Producer
  • Jay Heck Guest
  • Sir Ken Robinson Guest