The Best Resources for Creative Learning and Creative Development in Children and The Importance of Teaching Creativity:
Child prodigy Adora Svitak says the world needs “childish” thinking: bold ideas, wild creativity and especially optimism. See clip below (if clip is not showing below click here):
Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity. See clip below (if clip is not showing click here):
24 Tips for Developing Creativity in Students and Yourself: Written by the dean of arts and sciences at Tufts and a professor from Cornell. Excellent article.
Best Magazine for Creative Kids (makes a great gift)
Creative Thinking Activities with SCAMPER: This is the best site we found for explaining SCAMPER. However, to make it appropriate for children, remove the word “selling” and think of using SCAMPER with artwork, writing, or a project.