Kids Learn Writing Process Through Sculpture

It became clear to a fifth grade teacher that the writing process is similar to other creative activities, so in his class kids learn writing process through sculpture. Writing is essential, and in Edwardsville District 7 students learn about three types of writing:...

How To Use Brainstorming In The Classroom

A recent New Yorker article entitled “Groupthink” takes a fascinating look at the concept of brainstorming. According to author Jonah Lehrer, brainstorming was introduced in the late 1940s as a creativity-inducing practice by advertising guru Alex Osborn...