Divergent thinking

Guilford Alternative Uses Task

Wallas and Kogan  

Torrance Test of Creative Thinking


Convergent thinking

Insight Problems

Remotes Associations Task


Artistic assessments

Barron-Welsh Art Scale


Self assessment

Khatena-Torrance Creative Perception Inventory

How Do You Think

Things Done on Your Own

The Creativity Behavior Inventory


Creative Attitude Survey

Statement of Past Activities


Gough Personality Scale


Other Assessment

Creativity Assessment Packet

Preschool and Kindergarten Interests Descriptors

Scales for Rating the Behavioral Characteristics of Superior Students



Creativity Test: Creative Attitude Survey (Schaeffer, 1971)
(For more information, contact Gayle Dow, Indiana University)

The Creativity Attitude Survey is a creativity measure for children in grades 4-6 (approx. ages 9-11).  It assesses imagination, interest in art and writing, desire of novelty, and attraction to abstract and magical.



An example might be

I get bored easily

Strongly   Disagree Disagree    Neutral Agree Strongly Agree



Anyone can administer

Also see similar tests:

Khatena-Torrance Creative Perception Inventory

How Do You Think

The Creativity Behavior Inventory

Creative Attitude Survey



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For more information about this course, e-mail:cjbonk@indiana.edu, E-Learning Professor Curtis J. Bonk,
Department of Educational Psychology, School of Education, Indiana University, Bloomington.

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