07. Breaking down the creativity definition: Part 1

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Step 1. Read the following text. “The use of imagination …”  This freaks kids out. They think they need to come up with something from scratch. They have to imagine brand new worlds and characters and scenes and outcomes. Here’s the thing. NO ONE DOES THAT!  Start with truth. something you have seen or done … Continued