To Open Mindsby Howard E. Gardner
In this unique attempt to address the dilemma in contemporary education, the noted cognitive scientist weaves the lessons garnered from three vantage pointshis own traditional education as an American child, his years of research on creativity at Harvard, and what he saw in modern Chinese classroomsinto a program for creativity that draws on the best of both modes, traditional and progressive.
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Meet the Author
Howard Gardner is the John H. and Elisabeth A. Hobbs Professor in Cognition and Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Among numerous honors, Gardner received a MacArthur Prize Fellowship in 1981. In 1990, he was the first American to receive the University of Louisville's Grawemeyer Award in education. In 2000, he was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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