Volume 8/2016/2

Sallya Fazylova – Rusol Irina
Development of Creativity in Schoolchildren through Art

The purpose of this paper is to examine the development of creativity, and the extent to which it can be fostered through arts within primary and junior classrooms. The paper presents an approach towards understanding and development of creativity, an overview of the current state of research and thinking on the relationship between the arts and creative development in schoolchildren. The study examined a number of issues about the effective development of creative abilities, offering some solutions and recommendations.

Key words: creativity; schoolchildren; art; education; development

doi: https://doi.org/10.5817/cphpj-2016-0023

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