Promoting Creativity and Cognitive Development Through Academics (WEBINAR)
CANCELLED - Promoting Creativity and Cognitive Development Through Academics (WEBINAR)
Children who regularly attend school-age programs need many opportunities to engage in activities that will help them develop their creative potential and apply their emerging thinking abilities and skills. To support children’s needs, it is essential for school-age staff to understand the creative process as well as the relationship of cognitive development to creativity. With this knowledge and understanding, staff can design and implement a program that encourages a sense of wonder as children explore their environment, fosters creative imagination and enhances children’s ability to apply reasoning skills appropriately as they develop ideas and encounter challenges and opportunities.
This course addresses the following age band(s):
- School age (5-12 years)