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Creative problem solving

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2 Author(s)
Lumsdaine, E. ; Michigan Technol. Univ., Houghton, MI, USA ; Lumsdaine, M.

Problem solving, as commonly taught in schools, is an analytical or procedural approach. This approach almost exclusively employs left-brain thinking modes, is competitive, and relies on individual effort. However, creative problem solving is a framework that encourages whole-brain, iterative thinking in the most effective sequence; it is cooperative in nature and is most productive when done as a team effort

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Potentials, IEEE  (Volume:13 ,  Issue: 5 )