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environments.The 4Cs- ‘super skills’ of critical thinking, communication, collaboration, andcreativity were designated as skills necessary for success in college and career life for the21st century. Workers must be able to exhibit a range of critical information, media, andtechnological skills to be effective in today’s technology and media-driven environments(Soule’ and Warrick, 2015). Critical thinking has been defined as a necessary skill forsuccess, yet the meaning of critical thinking can be defined in many different ways. Criticalthinking often refers to an individual’s ability to use cognitive processing skills to analyze,evaluate and construct or create new ideas (Kivunja, 2015). Creativity is looked at assomething only an elite few possess in areas such as the arts and design; however, creativityis essential for all individuals to demonstrate when responding to change and creating newopportunities for the future. Teaching creativity in schools also increases motivation and
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