ERIC Number: EJ917221
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Jun
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 41
Is Think Outside the Box 21st Century Code for Imagination, Innovation, Creativity, Critical Thinking, Intuition?
Notar, Charles E.; Padgett, Sharon
College Student Journal, v44 n2 p294-298 Jun 2010
It is the authors' contention that there is no such thing as "thinking outside the box." However, the term has become an iconic phrase for a generation. The discussion presents the authors' thoughts on why there is no box in which to think outside. If there is a box, then accidental learning would never exist for students.
Descriptors: Critical Thinking, Imagination, Creativity, Innovation, Intuition, Problem Solving, Schemata (Cognition), Reflection
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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