Enhancing creativity through elementary art education : an honors thesis [(HONRS 499)]
Creativity is an aspect of the mind that most consider a valuable commodity. Many researchers believe that a creative mind is a most desirable trait, and the cultivating of such a mind is a worthwhile goal. It is also the researcher's belief that a sound art program can effectively stimulate the student toward the development of a creative mind. The purpose of this paper is to discuss some of the issues concerning the enhancement of creativity through art education in the elementary grades.