My latest book...
Building a Culture of Creativity in
Product code: CREATE
Expected publication date: 07/2016
Topics: Curriculum, Robotics, STEM,
Project-based learning, Personalized learning, Maker movement
To adequately prepare students for success, our schools must
encourage students to evolve and develop as creative individuals. Today's
educators are challenged to establish an instructional practice that will
support the development of student creativity, as well as meet curricular goals
In this book, author Mark Gura shows that creativity can be
developed and that, thanks to the variety of technology resources
available, doing so is not only possible, but practical and effective.
Offering rich examples and ready-to-implement
activities, the book describes how to develop creativity by:
- Establishing a creativity-friendly learning
- Weaving maker, STEAM, robotics and gaming into
- Encouraging motivation, entrepreneurship, curiosity
- Using technology tools and resources to support student
has been an educator for more than three decades.
He works with Touro College, Fordham University and other organizations to
promote the use of technology to provide highly motivating, relevant activities
for students. Gura is the author of Getting Started with LEGO Robotics
and the editor of Teaching Literacy in the Digital Age