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Nurturing Student Creativity with Video Projects

The David B. Weigle Information Commons at the Penn Libraries announces the release of Nurturing Student Creativity with Video Projects, a set of six digital case stories about University of Pennsylvania faculty and students, created as part of the national … Continue reading

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ReCreating America submitted by Susan Keller-Mathers (correspondence sent to her)

Hello, I’m one of the producers of a documentary for public television about efforts to nurture creativity in education called: “ReCreating America: Creativity and Learning”.  It focuses on four innovative programs in Oklahoma schools that aim to nurture students’ creativity … Continue reading

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Lecture Capture: A Guide to Effective Use

Lecture capture is an exciting technology that is drawing the attention of instructors and students on college campuses across the country. A number of faculty members at the University of Michigan (U-M) are already capturing lectures and creating podcasts and … Continue reading

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Closing Plenary Keynote at Creative Teaching and Learning Conference in Higher Education in Toronto

Dr. Susan Keller-Mathers recently had the pleasure of both attending the Canadian Society for Teaching and Learning in High Education (STLHE) conference “Creative Teaching and Learning: Exploring. Shaping. Knowing”  in Toronto and presenting the closing keynote “Potential for Creative Learning … Continue reading

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Fun Creative Video

Contributed by: Jennifer Porritt Thought this was great and really was a simple, yet creative way to change behaviour. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lXh2n0aPyw Not exactly “teaching” related, but I loved it as an example.

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Current Issues in Creativity Research

This blog discusses the current issues in creativity by the graduate students at the International Center for Studies in Creativity at Buffalo State. http://creativityresearch.blogspot.com/

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The Creative Problem Solving Workbook

Contributed by: Kathysue Dorey Pohrte The Creative Problem Solving Workbook Some general instructions and guidelines for completing this Creative Problem Solving Worksheet. The Creative Problem Solving Workbook is no easy task to complete Some general instructions and guidelines to help … Continue reading

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Tell us how we did

Now that you have had a week to ponder about your creativity, we’d like to hear your feedback about the conference! Please take a moment and complete the online evaluation at http://www.wlu.ca/teachingday/evaluation We look forward to hearing from you.

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This is where it begins…

Countdown to Teaching Day – 21 Days! Continue reading

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