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Weekend Ed. Quote ~December 16

This week’s Ed. Quote is in honor of my creative daughter, on her birthday!

“Electricity is not only present in a magnificent thunderstorm
and dazzling lightning, but also in a lamp; so also, creativity
exists not only where it creates great historical works,
but also everywhere human imagination combines, changes,
and creates anything new.”
~Lev Vygotsky, 1930/1967, cited in Smolucha, 1992, p. 54

 

 

Quote Source: Smolucha, F. (1992). A reconstruction of Vygotsky’s theory of creativity.
Creativity Research Journal, 5(1), 49-67.
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Images of Aging 2016-2017 Photo Contest Winners Announced!

Our Images of Aging Photo Contest drew many entries in the categories of Black & White, Color, and Mobile.  This year our Mobile Category had the most submissions with 21 entries. Awards were presented today at the Images of Aging Recognition Luncheon at the Williams Performing Arts Center to our gifted photographers.

Students, Please consider joining this elite group of photographers from all disciplines who appreciate the older adults in their lives and enjoy the digital photography! Faculty, please consider encouraging your students to submit a photograph to next year’s Images of Aging Contest.

All who entered are winners because they captured a moment in the lives of aging adults. Here are the photos of the  judges choices in each category.

Category: Black & White

1st Place Black and White

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Runner-Up Black & White

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Category: Color

1st Place Color Category

Runner up Color

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Category: Mobile

1st Place Mobile

RunnerUpMobile

Special thanks to Donna Hester, from the Department of Theater,  for her help with our luncheon and photograph staging. For the Images of Aging Photo Contest, gifted ACU students across campus were encouraged to take and submit photographs that included at least one person who is 60 years of age or older.

#PGCACU

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Favorite Hashtag #IWillSmileTodayBecause

#IWillSmileTodayBecause

#IWillSmileTodayBecause… it gets better with age!!

 

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Favorite Hashtag #DowntonPBS

Impossible to choose from these three:

 and  and

 

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Rock Paper Scissors from Android

Nodding my head and smiling with this one:

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60 Things Students Can Create to Demonstrate What They Know

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Punya Mishra has Creativity as an updated research focus

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Weekend Ed. Quote~ June 27

If you ever want to know what a creative person’s mind feels like, imagine a browser with 2,857 tabs open. ALL.THE.TIME

 

 

I appreciate the ideas on this (new-to-me) blog: https://mycreativejourney2015.wordpress.com/

 

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Picture Source

More Ed. Quotes

Other posts on creativity

 

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Capstone, AD Reading List

The current Reference list on my Capstone paper is over 4 pages.

of references-

(yes, just the references!)

But I do see an end in sight, and this book is first on my list for Capstone, AD reading.

Creativity for 21st Century Skills by Jane Piirto *

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Creativity for 21st Century Skills describes what many creative people really do when they create. It focuses on the practical applications of a theoretical approach to creativity training the author has developed.

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Piirto, J. (2011). Creativity for 21st century skills (pp. 1-12). SensePublishers.
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