Creativity is one of the goals of the Board of Trustees in School District 8. It is an important and necessary one, indeed. And yet I often struggle with cultivating and nurturing its presence in my life, my children’s lives, and those of the students that I work with. I’m willing to bet that I am not alone either.
Like growing anything to develop one’s creativity it is becoming apparent to me that we require ‘prompts’ or ‘stimuli’ to help it to flourish in our lives every day. Here’s a great list courtesy of Gonzalo Gomez Rufino to help get us started.