Creativity and imagination are essential human capacities. They enable us to express thoughts, feelings and aspirations. They help us to fashion our ever-changing culture. They underpin scientific and technological development. They drive forward our economies and our social development through entrepreneurship and they enable us to contribute fully as citizens in a fast-changing world. 

Through this course, participants will;

  • Learn the value of creativity and imagination, and the range and richness of creativity as an underpinning approach to learning and teaching 
  • Learn ways in which to nurture creativity in themselves, in pupils and with colleagues 
  • Plan projects, lessons and challenges that promote creativity in learning 
  • Relate creative approaches to real-world challenges 
  • Understand the issues involved in assessing creativity and undertake a meaningful assessment 
  • Be enthusiastic about the potential of creativity in learning.