ERIC Number: EJ479441
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Thinking in the Future: The Need to Promote Creativity in the Educational Context.
Soriano de Alencar, Eunice M. L.
Gifted Education International, v9 n2 p93-96 1993
This article explores the conditions necessary to facilitate the growth of creativity. These conditions include cultivation of such personality traits as independence, self-confidence, initiative, flexibility, courage to express divergent ideas, and persistence; encouragement of reception to new ideas; and use of classroom exercises to produce new idea combinations such as brainstorming, synectics, and attribute listing. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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