Creativity and Giftedness

Creativity and Giftedness

by Donald J. Treffinger
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1412904358

ISBN-13: 9781412904353

Pub. Date: 03/11/2004

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Misconceptions about the connection between creativity and giftedness are discussed, as well as how to nurture creativity in students.

Overview

Misconceptions about the connection between creativity and giftedness are discussed, as well as how to nurture creativity in students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412904353
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/11/2004
Series:
Essential Readings in Gifted Education Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
492,556
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

About the Editors
Series Introduction - Sally M. Reis
Introduction to Creativity and Giftedness - Donald J. Treffinger
1. SES Synectics and Gifted Education Today - W. J. J. Gordon, T. Poze
2. Lessons About Giftedness and Creativity From a Nation of 115 Million Overachievers - E. Paul Torrance
3. The Use of Developmental Stage Theory in Helping Gifted Children Become Creative - John Curtis Gowan
4. Predicting the Creativity of Elementary School Children (1958-80) - and the Teacher Who "Made a Difference" - E. Paul Torrance
5. Personal Creative Thinking Techniques - Gary A. Davis
6. Facilitating Lifetime Creative Processes - A Think Piece - Calvin W. Taylor, Diane Sacks
7. Myth: Creativity Is Too Difficult To Measure - Joe Khatena
8. Developing Creative Excellence in Students: The Neglected History-Making Ingredient Which Would Keep Our Nation From Being at Risk - Calvin W. Taylor
9. The Role of Creativity in Identification of the Gifted and Talented - E. Paul Torrance
10. Research on Creativity - Donald J. Treffinger
11. Objectives and Activities for Teaching Creative Thinking - Gary A. Davis
12. Creative Productivity Among Secondary School Students: Combining Energy, Interest, and Imagination - Marcia A. B. Delcourt
13. Effects of a Creative Problem-Solving Curriculum on Students of Varying Ability Levels - Gina D. Schack
14. Creative Giftedness: A Multivariate Investment Approach - Robert J. Sternberg and Todd I. Lubart
15. Divergent Thinking, Creativity, and Giftedness - Mark A. Runco
16. Creativity and Giftedness: Published Instrument Uses and Abuses - Scott L. Hunsaker, Carolyn M. Callahan
Index

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