In March 2014 we visited China to pilot a new programme and explore opportunities for partnerships with academic and commercial partners. We delivered six workshops in schools, universities and a part-time English language school and collected the following evaluation data:
I learnt that creativity can be practiced and developedAgree/Strongly Agree
The workshop helped me develop my creative skillsAgree/Strongly Agree
I enjoyed the sessionAgree/Strongly Agree
I feel more empowered to learnAgree/Strongly Agree
I have learnt things that will help me in schoolAgree/Strongly Agree
I understand more about how the brain worksAgree/Strongly Agree
I have learnt things that will help me outside of schoolAgree/Strongly Agree
Please comment on how you could use the skills covered in the workshop:
No matter how difficult the problem, I will use my creativity to handle it.
I could use these skills to work more effectively.
Linking words and pictures together to help my memory.
Using both hemispheres of my brain to think more effectively.
I learnt that creativity can be learnt and developed.
I’d spend time thinking when I face tasks and come up with creative ideas.