creative thinking


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Noun1.creative thinking - the ability to createcreative thinking - the ability to create    
ability, power - possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done; "danger heightened his powers of discrimination"
fecundity, fruitfulness - the intellectual productivity of a creative imagination
flight - passing above and beyond ordinary bounds; "a flight of fancy"; "flights of rhetoric"; "flights of imagination"
wizardry, genius - exceptional creative ability
imagination, imaginativeness, vision - the formation of a mental image of something that is not perceived as real and is not present to the senses; "popular imagination created a world of demons"; "imagination reveals what the world could be"
invention, excogitation, innovation, conception, design - the creation of something in the mind
cleverness, ingeniousness, ingenuity, inventiveness - the power of creative imagination
divergent thinking, out-of-the-box thinking - thinking that moves away in diverging directions so as to involve a variety of aspects and which sometimes lead to novel ideas and solutions; associated with creativity
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The airport will hold another workshop on the Skamper programme for creative thinking on Tuesday, which will be open for everybody and not just school students.
It encourages teachers to teach students critical and creative thinking skills requiring technology use.
Bono was a pioneer of creative thinking and a best-selling author, a psychologist, an inventor and a business consultant.
The workshop aimed to stimulate and encourage persons with various disabilities to develop their creative thinking skills and help them overcome their disabilities and the obstacles they face in their daily life including at work.
In occupational therapy, creative thinking is a construct identified as an active and deliberate development of new ideas and problem solving that is also reliant on the context (Barris, 1978; Schmid, 2004).
tid=0b4938d0-8183-11e7-b1ee-00000aacb35d&acdnat=1502778729_46287a9f2105e3586ccbb3b40ec8ec3b) study published in the journal Consciousness and Cognition, consumption of a low amount of alcohol facilitated problem-solving skills and boosted creative thinking.
The course aimed at developing the participant's skills in the field of creative thinking and familiarizing them with means of transforming ideas into work plans within the administrative works environment, besides enabling them to gain the effective strategies to face challenges.
As teachers may affect students' creative thinking development (Dow, 2004; Runco & Johnson, 2002; Tan & Majid, 2011), this paper first identifies the teacher-related limitations of current creative thinking developments through a case study in Hong Kong, then suggests six shifts in teachers' perceptions that might facilitate the smooth development of students' creative thinking.
The Art of Mistakes: Unexpected Painting Techniques & the Practice of Creative Thinking links artistic and crafts endeavors with insights into brain power, and comes from a self-taught artist who decided to take a standard art class, and was amazed at the difference between traditional instruction and her own independent artistic efforts.
Now anyone can learn ideas and painting techniques that a way of creative thinking that turn even your mistakes into beautiful works of art
Dubai-based branding and communications agency M Creative Thinking has formed a partnership with UK-based sustainable behaviour change agency Corporate Culture.

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