What do you want to create today?

I had the great privilege of sharing some thoughts about promoting creativity and creative thinking with educators in Moreno Valley USD, California, on January 30, 2019. The following are links to resources that support my keynote presentation.

Slide Deck

Sir Ken Robinson’s website

How People Learn free download from the National Academies Press

What EXACTLY is Depth of Knowledge? (Hint: It’s NOT a Wheel!) article by Erik Francis for ASCD

Potential Basketball Learning Progression developed with Steven Doyle, Legacy H.S., Evergreen Public Schools, Vancouver, WA

Using Technology to Support At-Risk Students’ Learning (2014) by Linda Darling-Hammond, Molly B. Zielezinski, and Shelley Goldman

Performance tasks I’ve helped create with teachers from across the country.

The Visible Thinking website from Project Zero at Harvard

Mind Expanding: Teaching for Thinking and Creativity in Primary Education by Rupert Wegerif (free PDF download)

Literature Overview: Ideas of what students should be able to do to demonstrate creative thinking and strategies teachers can incorporate in their classrooms to encourage creative thinking.