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what is the most important things inviversity students of today should learn?
one of the top ways to be creative is....
attend art events
3 important points:
-you are already creative
-if you think you are creative, but continue on same path, you may be misjidging creative capacity
-enemies to creativity
two ways to study creativity:
what are two problems of people tryin to limit creativity of others?
identifying creative people will improve your life
you need to remove any negativity on yourself
hat do creative people look like?
not afraid of taking a risk
not afraid of being wrong
they actually do something
what do you need to do to develop creativity?
do things that are new and challenging
what are three ares of your life you can increase creativity?
what is creativity?
ability to create meaningful new forms
involve making something new that has value
what are two important space that can inhibit or crate creativity?
homes-creative homes produce creative children
what are 8 aspects of positive creativity?
creativity is amoral-it will make you better at what you do
creativity is universal- we all have it
creativity is granular- it has higher concentration in some places
creativity is multiple- many creativities within us
creativity is relative- letting other have own opinions is more creative
creativity is new-
creativity has value-
what is a negation of creativity?
it doesnt just happen- you have to have space, support, communication etc...
one of the best ways to study creativity is _____
definition of theory
study something in abstract way
categorizes, describe then attempt to explain phenomena
when did theory start
1960's and peaked 80's and 90's
what did theory involve?
what is formal theory?
constituent component of any expression and their connection to meaning
what is cultural theory?
social, historical, political and other such areas asses deeper levels of meaning in various subjects
wht is one of the msot important areas of research in creativity ?
one of the msot important lessons:
you need to be a lifelong learner if you want ot be creative
what rae two outcomes as a result of universal education?
if teachers get you more involved it will be better
if the room is out of control, then teachers have to "teach to the average"
what is first order thinking?
least creative forms of thinking- cause and effect
what are three kinds of health?
three parts of your life for thought experiment?