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Wednesday, June 8 • 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Part 1: Creativity, Brain Science and You! Culturing Creativity in your Practice (no matter what your practice is!) (1:00 - 1:45) LIMITED

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Open Session Limited to 60 Participants (First-Come, First-In)
What does it take to be creative? Why is creativity considered one of the most important skills for the 21st century? How can you foster creativity in your practice as an educator (& in your life-writ-large)? Join us for a lively introduction to the brain science behind creativity, a discussion of the many faces of creativity in educators' practice, some surprising research about creativity, & collegial sharing of creativity practices & tools.

Presenters
Leva Lee, Manager, Professional Learning and Open Education Resources, BCcampus
Gina Bennett, Chair, Academic Innovation and Applied Research, College of the Rockies

Speakers
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Gina Bennett

Academic Innovation, College of the Rockies
Talk to me about academic innovation in all its guises. About Open: Open Texts, Open Data, Open Science, Open source code, Open pedagogy (even though I'm still not quite sure what that is). About developing curriculum & learning experiences for unique groups of people in strange places, especially internationally. About keeping one hand in the business even after retirement.
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Leva Lee

Manager, BCcampus
I am a member of the BCcampus Professional Learning team! Come say hello at the Registration Desk. | | I'll be helping with the Wednesday Shift and Share minin sessions/unconference and co-facilitating 2 sessions on creativity and brain science with Gina Bennett, CoTR.


Wednesday June 8, 2016 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Grand Villa 2 Ballroom (Second Floor)

Attendees (37)