Quick Look: A Field Guide on How to Create an Innovator

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Food for thought: "Every student starts school with unbounded imagination, curiosity and creativity - until he or she learns that knowing the right answer is far more important than asking a thoughtful question. So it isn't so much about 'think different,' as Apple says, but acting differently and understanding where the reactions take you."

Are people born innovators, or can they learn to become that way? An interesting new book, "Creating Innovators: The Making of Young People Who Will Change the World," by Tony Wagner, a member of Harvard's Technology and Entrepreneurship Center, explores this question in detail.

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