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Understanding creativity

Author: Jane Piirto
Publisher: Scottsdale, Ariz. : Great Potential Press, 2004.
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In this book, parents and teachers will find many suggestions for enhancing a child's creativity. Understanding Creativity offers advice on how to plan adventures, value work without evaluation, set a creative tone, and incorporate creativity values into one's own family or classroom culture. Readers will learn how to spot talent through a child's behaviors and how to encourage practice. Real-life examples of  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Piirto, Jane, 1941-
Understanding creativity.
Scottsdale, Ariz. : Great Potential Press, 2004
(OCoLC)756345398
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Piirto
ISBN: 9780910707589 0910707588 9780910707596 0910707596
OCLC Number: 53215706
Notes: Revised edition of: Understanding those who create. 2nd ed. 1998.
Description: xix, 521 pages : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: Making sense of creativity --
The creative process --
Encouraging creativity: motivation and schooling --
How parents and teachers can enhance creativity in children --
The Piirto Pyramid of talent development model --
Visual artists and architects --
Creative writers --
Creative writers: children with extraordinary writing talent --
Creative scientists, mathematicians, inventors, and entrepreneurs --
Musicians, conductors, and composers --
Physical performers: actors, dancers, and athletes --
Creativity assessment --
Creativity training.
Responsibility: by Jane Piirto.
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In this book, parents and teachers will find many suggestions for enhancing a child's creativity. Understanding Creativity offers advice on how to plan adventures, value work without evaluation, set a creative tone, and incorporate creativity values into one's own family or classroom culture. Readers will learn how to spot talent through a child's behaviors and how to encourage practice. Real-life examples of artists, musicians, dancers, entrepreneurs, architects, and authors are included. --From publisher's description.

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