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Marissa Mayer's 9 Principles of Innovation

Marissa Mayer's 9 Principles of Innovation | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
1. INNOVATION, NOT INSTANT PERFECTION. "There are two different types of programmers. Some like to code for months or even years, and hope they will have built the perfect product. That's castle building.
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Fostering Critical Thinking Skills with Online Tools

Fostering Critical Thinking Skills with Online Tools | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
Check out these tools to help students foster critical thinking skills in the classroom!
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The Science (and Practice) of Creativity

The Science (and Practice) of Creativity | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
When schools nurture student creativity, they foster inquisitiveness, persistence, imagination, discipline, and collaboration, leading to improved classroom behavior, motivation, attendance, and academic attainment.
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50 Questions To Promote Metacognition In Students

50 Questions To Promote Metacognition In Students | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
50 Questions To Help Students Think About What They Think
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Creativity on the Run: 18 Apps that Support the Creative Process

Creativity on the Run: 18 Apps that Support the Creative Process | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
Teacher and Apple Distinguished Educator Diane Darrow suggests a number of helpful ways that iPad apps can enhance traditional creative strategies.
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How To Use A Rubric Without Stifling Creativity

How To Use A Rubric Without Stifling Creativity | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
How To Use A Rubric Without Stifling Creativity
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Educators argue creativity just as important as literacy and numeracy

Educators argue creativity just as important as literacy and numeracy | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
Educators want creativity to feature alongside literacy and numeracy in the national school curriculum.
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Enhance Your Critical Thinking Skills with These Socratic Questions

Enhance Your Critical Thinking Skills with These Socratic Questions | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
Critical thinking is crucial for making better decisions and effective communication. You can consistently think more critically about a topic or opinion, and explore new perspectives, by using Socratic questions.
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How to Foster and Unleash a Creative Mindset in Your Students | Edudemic

How to Foster and Unleash a Creative Mindset in Your Students | Edudemic | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, December 3, 2014 10:41 PM

There are some counter-intuitive ideas in the article. They are easier to read than explain.

 

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6 Apps That Target Higher-Order Thinking Skills -- THE Journal

6 Apps That Target Higher-Order Thinking Skills -- THE Journal | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
Our expert’s sample activities show how using free tech tools can help students learn to analyze, evaluate and create.
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Full video from Vanity Fair Jony Ive interview on design, Steve Jobs, and more now available

Full video from Vanity Fair Jony Ive interview on design, Steve Jobs, and more now available | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
Last week Jony Ive took part in an interview during Vanity Fair's New Establishment Summit where he discussed topics such as his views on product design, development of the first iPhone, Steve Jobs...
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24 Questions to Enhance Students Reflective and Critical Thinking Skills ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

24 Questions to Enhance Students Reflective and Critical Thinking Skills ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
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Critical Thinking vs. Creative Thinking

Critical Thinking vs. Creative Thinking | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
The Common Core demands students think critically while staying connected and diving into text, yet employers desire workers who can think creatively, connect with people, and dive into their work....
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Life of an Educator: 5 ways to boost creativity in your classroom

Life of an Educator: 5 ways to boost creativity in your classroom | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
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Want to make your own Toy Story? Get RenderMan for free

Want to make your own Toy Story? Get RenderMan for free | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
Pixar releases its rendering engine for free on Mac, Windows and Linux. Here's how you can download your free copy of RenderMan now.
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Lead Learner – Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship

Lead Learner – Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
I had the privilege this past week of participating in a session focussed on the new Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship (I.C.E.) pilot that complements the Specialist High Skills Major Program.
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25 Critical Thinking Strategies For The Modern Learner

25 Critical Thinking Strategies For The Modern Learner | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
25 Critical Thinking Strategies For The Modern Learner
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Many, Many Examples Of Essential Questions

Many, Many Examples Of Essential Questions | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
Many, Many Examples Of Essential Questions
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The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking

The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking
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Bloom's Critical Thinking Questions to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Bloom's Critical Thinking Questions to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
Bloom's Critical Thinking Questions to Use in Class
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What Teachers Need to Know about Critical Thinking Vs Creative Thinking ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

What Teachers Need to Know about Critical Thinking Vs Creative Thinking ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
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5 Steps to creative problem solving

Learn more about Innovation and Creative problem-solving at https://www.digitalsurgeons.com/thoughts/ Creativity isn't a discipline for just designers. Ideas a…
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How Kids Lose Their Creativity As They Age (And How To Prevent It)

How Kids Lose Their Creativity As They Age (And How To Prevent It) | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
Ever since the 1950s, children have undergone a test for tracking their creativity, in similar fashion to the IQ test. Professor E. Paul Torrance developed the series of tasks, which are administered by a psychologist, to a subject to measure the person’s ability to produce something original and useful. No [...]
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The 12 Characteristics of A Critical Thinker Teachers Should Be Aware of ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The 12 Characteristics of A Critical Thinker Teachers Should Be Aware of ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
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A Good Visual Featuring 7 Ways to Be More Creative ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Good Visual Featuring 7 Ways to Be More Creative ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
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Top 10 iPad Apps for Graphic Designers and Creatives | Tools

Top 10 iPad Apps for Graphic Designers and Creatives | Tools | Developing Critical and Creative Thinking Skills with Students | Scoop.it
These top 10 iPad apps for drawing I put together today will be useful for graphic designers, illustrators, artists and other creatives.
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Jan Eade's curator insight, September 1, 2014 7:47 AM

Not only do these iPad apps look exciting, but also most of them are free!