Enabling creativity in learning environments: lessons from the CREANOVA project

Davis, John M, Aruldoss, Vinnarasan, McNair, Lynn and Bizas, Nikolaos (2012) Enabling creativity in learning environments: lessons from the CREANOVA project. LEARNing Landscapes, 6 (1). pp. 179-200. ISSN 1913-5688

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Abstract

The paper employs data from a European Union funded project to outline the dif- ferent contexts and factors that enable creativity and innovation. It suggests that creativity and innovation are supported by flexible work settings, adaptable learning environments, collaborative design processes, determined effort, and liberating in- novative relationships. It concludes that learning environments that seek to enable creativity and innovation should encourage collaborative working, offer flexibility for both learners and educators, enable learner-led innovative processes, and recognize that creativity occurs in curriculum areas beyond the creative arts.

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of Education and Social Work > Social Work and Social Care
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB0005 General
Depositing User: Vinnarasan Aruldoss
Date Deposited: 24 Jul 2014 13:32
Last Modified: 06 Mar 2017 14:59
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/49395

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