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9 Types of Intelligence

This great infographic from Funders and Founders is based on American developmental psychologist Howard Gardner’s description of 9 types of intelligence. This question/statement was posed:

This infographic shows that being good at math or languages are not the only two ways to be smart… That is what school beat into us by putting certain types of intelligence on a pedestal and ignoring other types. If you are not good at math or language, you might still be gifted at other things but it was not called “intelligence.” Why?

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