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Dig Your Way Out of a Creative Rut

Following a long vacation, I’ve been struggling to get back into my normal productivity flow this week. Though maybe if I’m honest I’ve been a bit stuck in a rut all summer. 466 more words

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Which Kind of Creative Are You?

There’s two kinds of creatives in this world: habit keepers and flow chasers.

Habit keepers develop habits that let them get their work done methodically, like writing 1,000 words every day. 279 more words

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Are Children Born With "Active Learning" Ability?

In their book Child Development and Education, educational psychologists Teresa M. Mcdevitt and Jeanne Ellis Ormrod (2010) argue that an infant’s brain ensures its “survival” and learns about its surroundings at birth (p.152). 526 more words

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Imitate Creativity!?

How art classes are delivered may determine whether students learn to be more creative or not. Marvin Bartel, who has taught art in several colleges since 1960s, argues that teaching through imitation will hinder students’ development in critical thinking and creativity. 454 more words

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Art = Creativity?

In Creative and Mental Growth, art educators Viktor Lowenfeld and Lambert Brittain (1970) state that art is not necessarily equal to creativity and school art programs are “not automatically creative in nature.” (p. 319 more words

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