Publications

Recent Articles by our Members

Dishke Hondzel, C. & Gulliksen, M.S. (2015) Examining variations in divergent thinking within Norwegian and Canadian communities.Sage Open, 1-13.

Dishke Hondzel, C. & Hansen, R. (2015). Associating creativity, sense of place, and experiential learning. Education Inquiry, 6, 177-190.

Lopata, J., Maclachlan, C., Dishke Hondzel, C., Mountenay, D., Halyk, J., Mayer, V., Kaattari, T. (2015). Barriers to attracting apprentices and completing their apprenticeships.London, ON: Elgin Middlesex Oxford Workforce Planning and Development Board.

Hansen, R. (2015). Professor laments program cuts in Faculty of Education.Faculty Times, 14 (5) 5-6.

Hansen, R. & Dishke Hondzel, C.(2015) The Apprentice Retention Program: Evaluation and implications for Ontario. Toronto: Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario.

Gulliksen, M. S. & Hjardemaal, F. R. (2014). Choosing content and methods: Focus group interviews with faculty teachers in Norwegian pre-service subject teacher education in design, art, and crafts.Scandinavian Journal of Educational Research.

Dishke-Hondzel, C. (2014). Accountable to whom? Teacher reflections on the relationship between cretivity and standardized testing in Ontario.Critical Education, 5 (3).

Schmalz, K. & Gustafson, G. (2014). Sloyd, art guidelines and their connections to Cowichan sweater making.BCATA Journal for Art Teachers 56 (1).

Hansen, R. (2012). The influence of nature on learning: The case of Fosen Folk School in Norway.LEARNing Landscapes, 5 (2).

Conference Presentations

Gulliksen, M. S. (2015, March). Preparatory knowledge in Art and craft teacher education.Paper presented at NERA (Nordic Educational Researcher Association)-conference, 4.-6. March 2015, Gothenburg, Sweden

Gulliksen, M.S. (2014, July). Culture, creativity and art education – Norwegian parents’ perspective on environmental factors that influence creativity. Paper-discussion in closed session with HIRG at Technological Learning & Thinking Conference 12.-15. July, 2014, University of British Colombia, in cooperation with HIRG

Gulliksen, M.S. (2014, July). Teaching and learning embodied making. Invited lecture/discussion paper. At Technological Learning & Thinking Conference 12.-15. July, 2014, University of British Colombia, in cooperation with HIRG.

Dishke Hondzel, C. (2014, July). Hockey sticks and trolls: How we experience our culture is how we view creativity. Paper presented at the Technological Learning & Thinking Symposium, Vancouver BC.

Gulliksen, M. S. (2014, June). Culture, creativity and art education - Parents perspective on environmental factors that influence creativity. Paper presented at InSEA (International Society for Education through the Arts) World Congress, 7-11 July 2014, Melbourne, Australia.

Dishke Hondzel, C., Hansen, R., Sørebø Guilliksen, M., & Lindfors, E. (2014, May). Creativity and the environment: Looking at differences between Canadian, Norwegian and Finnish Students on the TTCT (PDF). Paper presented at the Canadian Society for the Study of Education Annual Conference, St. Catharines ON.

Dishke Hondzel, C. & Hansen, K. (2014, February). Creativity in circumpolar communities: An examination of Canadian, Norwegian, and Finnish results on the Torrance Test of Creative Thinking (PDF). Poster presented at the Ontario Education Research Symposium, Toronto, ON.

Lindfors, E., Dishke Hondzel, C., Hansen, R. & Sørebø Guilliksen, M. (2013, November). Creativity and environment at the age of eight: Comparative research in Canada, Norway and Finland. Paper presented at the Finnish Educational Research Association Conference on Education, Jyväskylä, Finland.

Dishke Hondzel, C. (2013, June). Creative teachers/ teaching creatively: Exploring the validity and utility of the Creativity Fostering Teacher Index. Poster presented at the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) Convention, Quebec City, QC.

Hansen, R. Dishke Hondzel, C., Hansen, K., Schmalz, K., Shamley, F. Smith, B. & Bocazar, B. (2013, March) Human Ingenuity Research Group: Parental perceptions of children’s creative behaviours (PDF). Poster presented at the Western Research Day, London ON.

Dishke Hondzel, C. (2013, March) Art and inventions: Teachers' perceptions of, and strategies for fostering creativity in schools. Paper presented at the Western Research Forum, London, ON.

Dishke Hondzel, C. & Hansen, R. (2012, October). Preliminary results of an intervention to reduce apprenticeship attrition in Ontario. Paper presented at the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISSOTL) 9th Annual Conference, Hamilton, ON.

Hansen, R. (2012, September). The Determinants of Human Creativity/Ingenuity:A Case Study of Teacher Candidates at Notodden (PDF). Paper presented at the NordFo Research Conference, Notodden, Norway.

Dishke Hondzel, C. & Hansen, R. (2012, September). Learning environments, culture and community: The climatic psychology of creativity. Paper presented at the NordFo Research Conference, Notodden, Norway.

Dishke Hondzel, C. & Sørebø Gulliksen, M. (2012, September). The environment for ingenuity: An examination of creativity in Canada and Norway using the Torrance Test of Creative Thinking. Paper presented at the NordFo Research Conference, Notodden, Norway.

Dishke Hondzel, C. (2012, May). Creativity in the era of accountability: An investigation of teacher perceptions and practices. Paper presented at the Canadian Society for Studies in Education (CSSE) Annual Conference, Waterloo, ON.

Dishke Hondzel, C. & Hansen, R. (2012, April). Traditional is not a synonym for bad: Creativity in public and Waldorf classrooms. Poster presented at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC.

Hansen, R., Dishke Hondzel, C., Bocazar, B., Colgan, A., Hansen, K., & Schmalz, K. (2012, March). Human ingenuity comparative study: Canadian and Norwegian results of the Torrance Test of Creative Thinking (PDF). Poster presented at the UWO Inter-Faculty Research Day, London ON.

Hansen, R. (2011). Technological Learning and Thinking: A Pedagogical Analysis (PDF). In M. Koehler & P. Mishra (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2011 (pp. 4509-4516). Chesapeake, VA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).

Hansen, R. & Dishke Hondzel, C. (2011, March) Human ingenuity comparative study: Canada and Norway. Poster presented at the UWO Inter-Faculty Research Day, London ON.

Dishke Hondzel, C. (2010, June). Understanding in the arts and social sciences: The role of experiential and applied teaching methods in creating effective learning environments. Paper presented at the Technological Learning & Thinking Conference, Vancouver BC.