Educating for Creativity and Innovation: A Comprehensive Guide for Research-Based Practice

by Donald Treffinger Ph.D.

Paperback, 2012

Collection

Publication

Prufrock Press, Inc. (2012), 312 pages

Description

Today, more than ever before, we must all be able to think creatively, manage change, and solve complex, open-ended problems. Education today is different in its structure and practice than any previous generation, not just because of the impact of technology and the Internet, but also because, across the lifespan, every person studies, works, and plays in a global community that was unknown to previous generations. Although organizations worldwide recognize that their success both now and in the future depends on a workforce capable of effective thinking, problem solving, and innovation, educational practice still lags behind our knowledge in these areas. "Educating for Creativity and Innovation" is a powerful resource to close the gap between research and practice and to promote understanding and effective practice relating to creativity and innovation. In short, this is a book whose time is now!… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

300 p.; 6.75 inches

ISBN

159363952X / 9781593639525

Barcode

157

Pages

300
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