An OpenIDEO challenge cooked up by Tom and David Kelley, authors of Creative Confidence, asks students to show their creative confidence by answering a challenge question.
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I LOVE this idea yet I would take it further and ask TEACHERS to show their creative confidence, too. To me, a missing element in quality teaching is creativity – we’ve been beaten down to think our ideas are not "standards-based" or not "testable" or not good "professionalism." The best teachers are the ones who try new things and are creative about instructional delivery and the OpenIDEO challenge is a great way to pull in more instructors.
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