Proceedings of the International Conference on Early Childhood Education and Parenting 2019 (ECEP 2019)

Stimulating Children’s Creativity Using the Pragmatic Approach

Authors
Uus Kusnadi, Mohamad Helmi Ismail
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Mohamad Helmi Ismail
Available Online 10 August 2020.
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https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200808.052How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Pragmatic approach to creativity, creative cognitive abilities, children developmental aspect
Abstract
There are some intriguing findings at K-2, Lab. School UPI District Campus Cibiru. Besides the unmanaged children’s creativity, there are children who’s withdown syndrome. The other, having difficulties interacting with them, frequently showing aggressive behaviors towards one another and disrupting the class. The stimulation of creative cognitive skill and the application of the pragmatic approach to creativity within the Elliot’s model of action research [1] aimed to solve those problems and is predicted that it will encourage children’s overall development. As the result of the treatments, the average children’s development reach 2.78 points in the 1st cycle, 2.69 in the 2nd, and 2.81 in the 3rd. Whereas the average occurrence of creative cognitive reach 1,15 points in the 1st cycle, 1,03 in the 2nd, and 1,04 in the 3rd. Even though both variables statistically don’t have good correlations, the pragmatic approach to creativity is having some complementary effects on both variables. In conclusion, the pragmatic approach to creativity is somewhat successful to stimulate children’s creative cognitive skills and encourage their overall development.
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Proceedings
International Conference on Early Childhood Education and Parenting 2019 (ECEP 2019)
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
10 August 2020
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978-94-6239-040-9
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200808.052How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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