In this 1-hour course teachers will learn:
- How to create a working definition of creative thinking
- How to measure creative thinking
- How to use the SCAMPER framework for creative thinking
- Practical strategies to incorporate SCAMPER in their classrooms
ODE Teacher Competencies a, b
NAGC Teacher Preparation Standards 3.1, 3.2, and 5.1
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Alesha Haybin is currently a Coordinator of Gifted Services at the Licking County Educational Service Center, and serves as the Scholarship Committee Chair on the OAGC Governing Board and is Past-President of Gifted Coordinators of Central Ohio (GCCO). She has been an educator for almost 20 years with 17 of those working directly with gifted students and their families. She has found the most profound impact can be made as a result of relationships that nurture the social and emotional development of each student while stretching them intellectually. Alesha holds a B.A. in elementary education and a M.S. in educational psychology and gifted instruction. Born and raised in Oregon, Alesha most enjoys going on adventures with her family and visiting the beautiful Northwest.