The Role of Creativity in the Diversity of Learners

Shane N. Phillipson

in Learning and Teaching in the Chinese Classroom

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print September 2011 | ISBN: 9789888083428
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9789882209848 | DOI:
The Role of Creativity in the Diversity of Learners

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This chapter is based on the notion that creativity and intelligence are different psychological concepts. The concepts of intelligence and creativity are both defined in many different ways, and Chapters 4 and 5 are based on the belief that it is important for the teacher to understand the differences between these definitions.

Keywords: creativity; diversity; Geneplore model; motivation; social status

Chapter.  6057 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Sociolinguistics

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