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Yearning for Creative Collaboration

Last week, I utilized the Random Stimulus exercise to flesh out the idea for my project “Promoting Creativity in the K-12 Classroom.    This included recruiting others to collaborate with … Continue reading

September 24, 2013 · 6 Comments

Random Stimulus: Brotherhood

In Week 2 of Creativity, Innovation and Change, we were to consider and reflect on how we generate ideas. I have never been good at journalling and used to keep … Continue reading

September 18, 2013 · 6 Comments

Disruptive Creativity

“There’s something Happening here..What it is ain’t exactly clear…” Last Sunday was the ‘official start of Creativity, Innovation and Change, a MOOC offered through the University of Pennsylvania’s Engineering Department. … Continue reading

September 8, 2013 · 10 Comments

Got Your Life Preserver?

Participation in a MOOC adventure is not for the faint of heart.  In fact, it’s a bit like the extreme sport of tow-in surfing.  Without a partnership of a skilled … Continue reading

September 1, 2013 · 7 Comments
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How creating works by hand opens the mind, establishes a sense of self and brings peace.

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