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Creating Innovators

Autor: Compton, Robert A.
Wagner, Tony

Editorial: Scribner Book Company

Formato:Tapa Suave
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Creating Innovators : Tony Wagner's groundbreaking bestseller-"a road map for parents who want to sculpt their children into innovative thinkers" (USA TODAY) and a guide for "an employer looking to have a pipeline of creative talent" (Tim Brown, CEO of IDEO).

Harvard education expert Tony Wagner explores what parents, teachers, and employers must do to develop the capacities of young people to become innovators. In profiling compelling young American innovators such as Kirk Phelps, product manager for Apple's first iPhone, and Jodie Wu, who founded a company that builds bicycle-powered maize shellers in Tanzania, Wagner reveals how the adults in their lives nurtured their creativity and sparked their imaginations, while teaching them to learn from failures and persevere. Play, passion, and purpose: These are the forces that drive young innovators.

Wagner takes readers into the most forward-thinking schools, colleges, and workplaces in the country, where teachers and employers are developing cultures of innovation based on collaboration, interdisciplinary problem-solving, and intrinsic motivation. The result is a timely, provocative, and inspiring manifesto that offers crucial insight into creating the change makers of tomorrow.


Categoría   Sub-Categoría
Educación   Educational Policy & Reform
Educación   Experimental Methods
Educación   Secondary

ISBN 13:9781451611519
ISBN 10:145161151X
Formato:Tapa Suave
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:288
Tamaño:9.04" l x 5.95" w x 0.78" h
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