No Child Left Behind? [see below for YouTube link]: 1:44 minutes
What Students Need [see below for YouTube link]: 1:45 minutes
Ted's TEDx talk: 11:37 minutes
Odyssey of the Mind is a great example of creativity at work, on a peer-to-peer basis. They periodically hold their world championships at University of Maryland, College Park. I saw them in action a few years ago and was wowed. This program has been going on, across the country, and in many foreign countries since the late '70s. I interviewed the founder and mastermind, a coach from Maine, and another coach from Florida, who started out as a young participant. Check it out for your community, school or youth group.
Temple Grandin - Calling All Minds: How to Think and Create Like an Inventor, including 25 hands-on projects for kids
Another education-related interview:
The Future of Work:
No Child Left Behind?
What Students Need: