Education: Creativity

  • Developing Literacy and the Arts in Schools book cover

    Developing Literacy and the Arts in Schools

    1st Edition

    By Georgina Barton

    The teaching of the arts and literacy in schools is often at odds with one another. The desire for schools to improve results on high stakes testing can lead to a narrow view of literacy rather than one that acknowledges the unique and distinct literacies that exist in the arts. With methods of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21 
    Routledge

  • Thinking Skills and Creativity in Second Language Education: Case Studies from International Perspectives book cover

    Thinking Skills and Creativity in Second Language Education

    Case Studies from International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Li Li

    Across the world, education is being re-structured to include greater focus on developing critical and creative skills. In second language education, research suggests cognition and language development is closely related. Yet, despite the teaching of thinking skills, integrating thinking in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-22 
    Routledge
    Research on Teaching Thinking and Creativity

  • Problem Solving for Teaching and Learning: A Festschrift in Honour of Mike Lawson book cover

    Problem Solving for Teaching and Learning

    A Festschrift in Honour of Mike Lawson, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Askell-Williams, Janice Orrell

    Problem Solving for Teaching and Learning explores the importance of problem solving to learning in everyday personal and social contexts. This book is divided into three sections: Cognitive Architecture of Problem Solving, Teaching as Problem Solving, and Learning as Problem Solving, allowing…

    Hardback – 2019-07-11 
    Routledge

  • Unlocking Creativity in Solving Novel Mathematics Problems: Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Perspectives and Approaches book cover

    Unlocking Creativity in Solving Novel Mathematics Problems

    Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Perspectives and Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Carol R. Aldous

    Unlocking Creativity in Solving Novel Mathematics Problems delivers a fascinating insight into thinking and feeling approaches used in creative problem solving and explores whether attending to these ‘feelings’ makes any difference to solving novel problems successfully. With a focus on research…

    Hardback – 2019-06-27 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Gifted Learners in STEM Subjects: Developing Talent in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics book cover

    Teaching Gifted Learners in STEM Subjects

    Developing Talent in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith S. Taber, Manabu Sumida, Lynne McClure

    This book offers an overview of programmes designed to support the learning of gifted and talented students in STEM subjects, both to allow them to meet their potential and to encourage them to proceed towards careers in STEM areas. The chapters from a range of national contexts report on…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Art Rooms as Centers for Design Education: Creativity and Innovation in K-12 Classrooms book cover

    Art Rooms as Centers for Design Education

    Creativity and Innovation in K-12 Classrooms, 1st Edition

    By George Szekely

    Merging the teaching of art innovation through design with traditional art media taught in K–12 art programs, this book introduces art theories and histories in design, offers classroom-tested pedagogical approaches that emphasize innovation, and includes a wealth of graphics and stories about…

    Paperback – 2018-12-03
    Routledge

  • Creative graduate pathways within and beyond the creative industries book cover

    Creative graduate pathways within and beyond the creative industries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Bridgstock, Ben Goldsmith, Jess Rodgers, Greg Hearn

    Examining pathways from creative education to work, and preparation for these pathways within higher education programs, in the light of long standing labour debates, this book explores the creative launch experiences, destinations, and contributions of graduates emerging into an enormously diverse…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Makers, Crafters, Educators: Working for Cultural Change book cover

    Makers, Crafters, Educators

    Working for Cultural Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Garber, Lisa Hochtritt, Manisha Sharma

    Makers, Crafters, Educators brings the do-it-yourself (DIY) ethos of maker and crafter movements into educational environments, and examines the politics of cultural change that undergird them. Addressing making and crafting in relation to community and schooling practices, culture, and place, this…

    Paperback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge

  • Developing Creativity and Curiosity Outdoors: How to Extend Creative Learning in the Early Years book cover

    Developing Creativity and Curiosity Outdoors

    How to Extend Creative Learning in the Early Years, 1st Edition

    By Julie Johnson, Ann Watts

    This accessible guide will inform, prompt and inspire practitioners as they develop their own creativity and seize the rich opportunities offered by outdoor environments to cultivate and encourage the creative skills of the young children in their care. Including information on Forest School,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11
    Routledge

  • The Role of the Arts in Learning: Cultivating Landscapes of Democracy book cover

    The Role of the Arts in Learning

    Cultivating Landscapes of Democracy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jay Michael Hanes, Eleanor Weisman

    Grounded in philosophy from John Dewey and Maxine Greene, this book sheds light on difficulties and practicalities of examining culture and politics within the realm of interdisciplinary education. Providing both theoretical and concrete examples of the importance of a contemporary arts education,…

    Hardback – 2018-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Authentic Teaching and Learning for PreK–Fifth Grade: Advice from Practitioners and Coaches book cover

    Authentic Teaching and Learning for PreK–Fifth Grade

    Advice from Practitioners and Coaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angela K. Salmon

    Authentic Teaching and Learning for PreK–Fifth Grade provides examples of pedagogical approaches to enhance rich curriculums based around frameworks such as Teaching for Understanding, Making Thinking and Learning Visible, Artful Thinking, and Out of Eden Learn. You will learn about real classrooms…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge

  • Theory of Teaching Thinking: International Perspectives book cover

    Theory of Teaching Thinking

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Kerslake, Rupert Wegerif

    Across the world education for 'thinking’ is seen as the key to thriving in an increasingly complex, globalised, technological world. The OECD suggests that teaching thinking is key to growing a more successful economy; others claim it is needed for increased democratic engagement and well-being.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-12
    Routledge
    Research on Teaching Thinking and Creativity

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