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JournalISSN: 1871-1871

Thinking Skills and Creativity 

Elsevier BV
About: Thinking Skills and Creativity is an academic journal published by Elsevier BV. The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): Creativity & Psychology. It has an ISSN identifier of 1871-1871. Over the lifetime, 1139 publications have been published receiving 26169 citations. The journal is also known as: Thinking Skills and Creativity Journal.

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TL;DR: A systematic review of 210 pieces of educational research, policy and professional literature relating to creative environments for learning in schools, commissioned by Learning and Teaching Scotland (LTS), found that despite the volume of academic literature in this field, the team of six reviewers found comparatively few empirical studies published in the period 2005-2011 providing findings addressing the review objectives as discussed by the authors.

477 citations

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TL;DR: In this article, a review of existing theoretical frameworks of thinking skills and educational objectives, as well as cognitive models situated in empirical research, is presented, with the aim of developing an integrated framework of learning outcomes based on the integration of these extant frameworks with recent conceptualisations of critical thinking.

371 citations

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TL;DR: The authors argue that education should be structured around disciplined improvisation, and advocate the use of situated, collaborative knowledge-building activities, arguing that creative collaboration in classrooms aligns with the social nature of innovation in today's economy.

364 citations

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TL;DR: In this article, the authors discuss ambiguities in critical thinking assessment and discuss the features and issues of commonly used critical thinking tests and to what extent they are made compatible to the conceptualization of critical thinking.

351 citations

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TL;DR: The authors compared explicit and imbedded instructional modes and assessed critical thinking with the Halpern Critical Thinking Assessment, which uses both constructed response and multiple-choice response formats with everyday situations.

330 citations

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