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Creativity

  • A Formula for Creativity? Stop Looking For One and Try This Instead.

    Rather than looking for a formula for creativity (which doesn't exist), we ought to turn our attention and our creative energy to the real source of creative ideas: the Purposeful Accident.

  • For Those Who Think They “Aren’t Creative”

    If you think creativity is a gift bestowed upon a select few and you are not one of them, think again. And if you want to grow your creativity, then developing a growth mindset might be an important step in that direction.

  • Is Creativity Overrated?

    Some argue that Creativity is overrated. If anything it is underrated. Here's why...

  • What Companies Can Learn from Artists to Improve Innovation

    Creativity is the driving force of innovation. Without creativity, innovation might be just luck. And since creativity plays such a major role in the process of innovation, we might as well learn from the professionals whose life is creative by definition.

  • Play Matters: Six Play-Full Practices For Higher Education

    We tend to forget that play supports learning at all ages. This post provides a rationale for incorporating play in higher education and offers strategies for play-full teaching that can be employed in all subject areas.

  • Creativity and Coming to the Edge

    Why are we so naturally attracted to the idea of creativity, but so often fail to think and act creatively? 'Come to the edge' and find out.

  • Children’s Emotional Well-Being: Eight Practical Tips for Parents

    Children’s feelings have an impact on their daily functioning, including their behaviour, productivity, and creative expression. Here’s how parents can help to fortify kids’ emotional well-being.

  • Habit 0

    There is a connection between being imaginative and being highly effective. Before we start the journey of improving effectiveness, we must master the ability to see things differently and... imagine.

  • Emotion At The Helm

    Current research in affective neuroscience indicates the crucial role of emotions in learning. Learn more about Dr. Mary Helen Immordino-Yang's research and the role Imaginative Education can play in centralizing emotion in the learning process.

  • Get in Gear

    Imagine a classroom full of kids exploring and researching questions they came up with. Imagine that instead of learning predefined curated material, each of these kids goes on a journey - a path paved with curiosity, creativity, discovery, and imagination, leading to a place we cannot identify in advance.