Not Just for Kids . . .Brilliant Skills for All of Us

The authors of Becoming Brilliant also believe in “Core Skills.” They suggest we should start teaching children the following:

  • Collaboration with others
  • Communication (skillful communication, that is)
  • Content — especially learning how to understand language
  • Critical thinking
  • Creative innovation — knowing something well enough to make something new
  • Confidence to take safe risks

Read the article from NPR here: