For Part 3 of 3 in this series on Facilitating Children's Creativity, I share three specific experiences I've had with Allison, my almost-9-year-old, regarding her creative opportunities. How have you been experiencing your child's creative process? Leave a comment or send me a tweet. I'd love to hear how you're facilitating creativity in the children around you!
In this last full week of February, my exploring, learning and sharing highlights include Globe Trekker and TED videos, comforting reminders and a fantastic gumbo recipe. What have you been exploring, learning and happy to share?
Experts agree that a specific environment will best help children develop vital creative skills. Successfully facilitating creativity in children boils down to these three keys: space & time, freedom and respect. How do you feel about creativity—your own or your childrens' or students'? Comment here or connect with me via twitter.
In honor of Presidents' Day, today's Monday Music post features songs for and to presidents from the Marshall Tucker Band, Mason Jennings, and Billy Bragg & Wilco. What's on your President's Day playlist?
52 Birds: week 7 sketch