Creative tensions? Creativity and basic skills in recent educational policy.

Hall, Christine and Thomson, Pat 2005, Creative tensions? Creativity and basic skills in recent educational policy., English in education, vol. 39, no. 3, pp. 5-18, doi: 10.1111/j.1754-8845.2005.tb00621.x.

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Title Creative tensions? Creativity and basic skills in recent educational policy.
Author(s) Hall, Christine
Thomson, Pat
Journal name English in education
Volume number 39
Issue number 3
Start page 5
End page 18
Total pages 14
Publisher Wiley - Blackwell
Place of publication Oxford, England
Publication date 2005
ISSN 0425-0494
Summary Recently, in response to sustained criticism about the standards driven curriculum, UK government agencies have been promoting creativity in schools. In this article we explore how creativity is being defined in current national educational policy statements; how these definitions relate to other theoretical work on creativity, and the implications for the curriculum and pedagogies.
Language eng
DOI 10.1111/j.1754-8845.2005.tb00621.x
Field of Research 160506 Education Policy
Socio Economic Objective 970116 Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
HERDC Research category C1.1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
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