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Information on how and why to teach creativity and innovation in schools.
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It's All About Creativity | Entrepreneur the Arts

It's All About Creativity | Entrepreneur the Arts | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
Many people don't take the term arts seriously. It's soft, not muscular. But we now know a lot more about learning and know that arts integration works.
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cooltoolsforschools - Creativity Tools

cooltoolsforschools - Creativity Tools | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it

Web 2.0 Tools that promote student creativity.

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Can We Teach Creative and Critical Thinking? - Education - GOOD

Can We Teach Creative and Critical Thinking? - Education - GOOD | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
What are the elements of a lesson plan to teach students how to think creatively and critically? And how do we measure what they've learned?
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'How Creativity Works': It's All In Your Imagination : NPR

In his new book, Imagine, Jonah Lehrer explores the art and science of original thinking — from Shakespearean tragedies to the invention of masking tape to Nike's "Just Do It" campaign. And when you get stuck?
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GRACE: How does creativity become innovation?

GRACE: How does creativity become innovation? | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it

Blog post that overviews an article written by Annamaria Testa on the Theories and Prctices of the Creativity.  Good explaination of the differences of creativity and innovation, as well as how they fit together. 

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Creative and Critical Thinking: Assessing the Foundations of a Liberal Arts Education

Creative and Critical Thinking: Assessing the Foundations of a Liberal Arts Education | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
This Five Colleges of Ohio project explores the effectiveness of a liberal arts education to foster creative and critical thinking.
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Critical Thinking - Creative Thinking

Scott Isaksen's and Donald Treffinger's critical thinking model.
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Mary Schwander - NETS 1

Mary Schwander - NETS 1 | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it

Mary Schwander has compiled information, workshops, videos, and student work samples for each NETS-S. 

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School Library Monthly - Teaching for Creativity

School Library Monthly - Teaching for Creativity | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
Reviewing creative thinking orientations of artists and innovators, Jean Sausele Knodt addresses how this creative spark can transfer to all learners and presents how the school library is an ideal centralized arena for an open-inquiry learning lab.
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Sir Ken Robinson

Sir Ken Robinson | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
Website and blog of New York Times best selling author of 'The Element', TED speaker, and education and creativity expert, Sir Ken Robinson...
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Fostering Creativity in Education

Fostering Creativity in Education | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
Creative thinking is vital to student success in all subject areas. To prepare students for future success - in and beyond the classroom - they need to have techniques that foster creative innovati...
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CreatingMinds - tools, techniques, methods, quotes and quotations on all matters creative

CreatingMinds - tools, techniques, methods, quotes and quotations on all matters creative | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it

Quotes and quotations from the wise on all matters creative.  Many useful tools and articles on creativity.

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Innovation Is About Arguing, Not Brainstorming. Here’s How To Argue Productively

Innovation Is About Arguing, Not Brainstorming. Here’s How To Argue Productively | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
Turns out that brainstorming--that go-to approach to generating new ideas since the 1940s--isn’t the golden ticket to innovation after all.
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Current Issues in Creativity Research: How to teach Creativity Creatively

Current Issues in Creativity Research: How to teach Creativity Creatively | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it

This blog will discuss the current issues in creativity by the graduate students at the International Center for Studies in Creativity at Buffalo State. www.buffalostate.edu/creativity The views expressed herein are those of the graduate students and do not necessarily represent the views of the International Center for Studies in Creativity or of any other Buffalo State College body.

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TEACHING FOR CREATIVITY: TWO DOZEN TIPS

TEACHING FOR CREATIVITY: TWO DOZEN TIPS | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it

Teaching for Creativity:  Two Doxen Tips

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'Imagine' That: Fostering Creativity In The Workplace : NPR

'Imagine' That: Fostering Creativity In The Workplace : NPR | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
Companies like 3M allow their employees to have an hour a day to do whatever they want: work on a side project or tinker with a hobby.
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Make Cross-Curricular Comics with MakeBeliefsComix! | Teaching News | Math, technology and learning

Make Cross-Curricular Comics with MakeBeliefsComix! | Teaching News | Math, technology and learning | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
Use this wonderful free comic creation tool to make comic strips in a wide range of subjects! (Make Cross-Curricular Comics with MakeBeliefsComix!
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Introduction to Creative Thinking

Overview article defining creativity and discussing the attitudes needed for good creative thinking.
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Skills4Study.com: Study Skills

Skills4Study.com: Study Skills | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
Skills4Study, full of practical advice to help you study more effectively...
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Framework for 21st Century Learning - The Partnership for 21st Century Skills

Framework for 21st Century Learning - The Partnership for 21st Century Skills | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it
The Framework presents a holistic view of 21st century teaching and learning that combines a discrete focus on 21st century student outcomes(a blending of...
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Promote Creativity and Innovation

Promote Creativity and Innovation | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it

NMSU is an Affiliate University for Project Lead the Way™...  This page has excellent videos, and links for information on promoting creativity and innovation.

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Interactive NETS*S - 1. Creativity and Innovation

Interactive NETS*S - 1. Creativity and Innovation | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it

Interactive NETS-S have the standards listed with ideas for student projects that meet each standard.

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Critical and Creative Thinking - Bloom's Taxonomy

Critical and Creative Thinking - Bloom's Taxonomy | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it

Information on how Bloom's Taxonomy supports critical thinking.

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The Moss-Free Stone

The Moss-Free Stone | Creativity and Innovation in Schools | Scoop.it

Educational blog on tons of topics!  Use the tags to select the topic you are looking for.

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