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Welcome to the Creativity Portal
The Creativity Portal is a one-stop shop for teachers, community learning leaders and educators across lifelong learning.
Creativity is increasingly recognised as an essential higher order skill for learning, life and work and is a vital element in the delivery of Scotland’s Curriculum for Excellence.
The Creativity Portal brings together a wealth of creative online teaching tools, CPD resources, inspiration, and examples of next and best practice allowing you to make connections and use your creative thinking skills as you explore its full content using an extensive range of Filters:
Explore the Creativity Portal
The Creativity Portal also offers direct links to local and national:
Contacts and Networks
Creativity News Feeds
By creating an account you can even recommend content to other users and experience a view of the Portal tailored to your own specialisms.
The Creativity Portal is a key element of Scotland’s Creative Learning Plan and the strong partnership that exists between Creative Scotland and Education Scotland.
Scotland's national Creative Learning Plan is a clear statement that we as a country value creativity. Don't miss the top five resources that explore our understanding of creativity here in Scotland.