• Creative Thinking

    Creative Thinking

    Amphitheater Public Schools students demonstrate creative thinking by:

    • Using a wide range of techniques to generate and develop ideas.
    • Demonstrating flexibility, fluency, originality, and elaboration with the courage to explore new and worthwhile ideas.
    • Elaborating, refining, analyzing, and evaluating their ideas in order to improve and maximize creative efforts.
    • Demonstrating inventiveness in work and understanding the real-world limits to adopting ideas.
    • Viewing failure as an opportunity to learn; understanding that creativity and innovation is a cyclical process of small successes and frequent mistakes.
    • Acting on creative ideas to make a tangible and useful contribution to the field in which the innovation will occur.