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ERIC Number: EJ527462
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1784
Why You Still Shouldn't Trust Creativity Tests.
Baer, John
Educational Leadership, v52 n2 p72-73 Oct 1994
Refutes Bonnie Cramond's claim that divergent-thinking tests surpass expert opinions in judging creativity. Baer's original article deplores using "creativity" tests to select students for gifted/talent programs. He recommends having experts evaluate the creativity of actual products (poems and artwork). All students should be taught skills and attitudes leading to creativity. (MLH)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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