Creativity: An Introduction
Creativity powers learning and it can take many forms, each of which benefits our lives as individuals as well as society. Creating an environment that ignites creativity in children, youth, and adults alike is an important aspect of your work as a manager.
Cultivating Creativity and Innovation: Experiences and Activities
Knowing the reasons that drive what you do is essential in all aspects of your work as a manager. Having a strong philosophical framework on creativity will help as you encourage staff members to think about their roles in promoting creativity in the children and youth with which they work.
Cultivating Creativity and Innovation: Environments and Materials
Spaces and materials are powerful drivers of creativity. As a manager, it is your responsibility to ensure that staff members work in environments that are well organized with a variety of materials that are intentionally selected to promote creativity. You will learn about ways to help staff members cultivate creativity and innovation in the children and youth they serve.