Presenter: Lisa Van Gemert, Gifted Guru
Core Area: Creativity & Instructional Strategies
Grade Level: Elementary & Secondary
Hours: 1

Does your classroom environment spark joyful learning? Do you need some ideas to help make your class more fun? In this 1-hour course, “The Creativity Prescription,” Lisa Van Gemert shares practical ideas to help educators create an exciting and enjoyable classroom experience. Learn creative tips that Van Gemert uses in her own classroom.

Need more hours? Save $10 with our 3 hour bundle or save $30 with our 6 hour bundle!

Add to Cart or Click Here for District Pricing


Have you ever watched a young child learn something new? It comes naturally to them. They are so eager to learn that you don’t have to force it. Lisa Van Gemert says that educators can encourage that same kind of enthusiasm in their classrooms and make students excited about learning. In this 1-hour course, “The Creativity Prescription,” Van Gemert shares how educators can create a learning environment that sparks joyful learning. Van Gemert teaches educators practical ideas that she uses in her own classroom.

In this course you will learn:

  • How to create a joyful learning environment
  • Humor strategies
  • Cheers
  • Props

Presenter Bio

Lisa Van Gemert shares best practices in education with audiences around the world using a combination of neuropsychology, pedagogy, experience, humor, technology and sheer fun. She is an expert consult to television shows including Lifetime’s “Child Genius,” and a writer of award-winning lesson plans, as well as numerous published articles on social psychology and pedagogy and the book, Perfectionism: A Practical Guide to Managing Never Good Enough. A former teacher, school administrator, and Youth & Education Ambassador for Mensa, she shares resources for educators and parents on her website giftedguru.com and is co-founder with Ian Byrd of the Gifted Guild, a professional community for educators of the gifted. Lisa and her husband Steve are the parents of three sons and live in Arlington, Texas. 

Additional information

Core Area



Grade Level



Course Content

137 reviews for The Creativity Prescription

  1. Chyree – ECTOR COUNTY ISD (verified owner)

    Excellent ideas!

  2. Elaine – MIDWAY ISD – WOODWAY (verified owner)

    Great ideas! I love gamifying activities especially.

  3. Claudia – UNITED ISD (verified owner)

    The ideas are great to motivate the students.

  4. Cindy – HALLSVILLE ISD (verified owner)

    Lots of creative ideas

  5. Lori – STOCKDALE ISD (verified owner)


  6. Tami – EAST CHAMBERS ISD (verified owner)

    Good ideas.

  7. Dett – EDINBURG CISD (verified owner)

    This was an amazing course

  8. Priya – PLANO ISD (verified owner)

    Short, quick, and practical strategies. Thank you!

  9. Kristina – WESTERVILLE CITY (verified owner)

    Great ideas – LOTS of front loading but great ideas for organization and curriculum communication.

  10. Dustin – New Lexington City Schools (verified owner)

    It was fine, many ideas that you could incorporate into any classroom.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.