Here are some starting points to build creativity into your classroom…
Brainstorming Training (for free!) from Infinite Innovations Ltd
- Learn basic and advanced techniques for brainstorming
Creativity and Innovation Library
Dictionary of Creativity by Eugene Gorny
International Center for Studies in Creativity – Buffalo State University
Mind Tools – explains a wide range of techniques you can use to come up with creative and imaginative solutions to the challenges you face.
Mycoted is a UK based company that specializes in Creativity and Innovation.
- Creativity Techniques
Teaching Creative Thinking: Tips, Tools and Ideas for Encouraging Creativity in the Classroom
Ted.com (July 2009). Itay Talgam: Lead like the great conductors. Retrieved from http://www.ted.com/talks/itay_talgam_lead_like_the_great_conductors.html
Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide.
Creativity Print References
G. Land (1997). Grow or die: The unifying principle of transformation. Scottsdale, AZ: Leadership 2000 Farsight Group, Inc.
J.L. Moreno (1952). A note on sociometry and group dynamics. Sociometry, 15(3/4).
E.P. Torrance (1978). Sociodrama and the creative process. Creative Psychiatry, 14. Ardsley, NY: GEIGY Pharmaceuticals.
E.P. Torrance & H.T. Safter (1998). Making the creative leap beyond. Buffalo, NY: Creative Education Foundation Press.