HOWARD GARDNER(1943 - )American psychologist.He was inspired by Jean Piaget to be trained in developmentalpsychology.-Cognitive and symbol using capacities: normal and gifted children.-Brain damage in adults.He developed and introduced: Multiple Intelligences (Frames ofmind" 1983).Professor of Cognition and Education at Harvard University.
Ability to produce and apreciate music. They think in sounds, rhythms and patterns. They are very sensitive to environmental sounds (crickets, bells, etc). Skills: singing, whistling, playi ng musical instruments, recognizin g tonal patterns, composing
Ability to control body movement andhandle objects skillfully Skills: dancing, physical co – ordination, sports, h ands on experimentation, us ing body language, acting miming.
Skills: dual perspective, list ening, using empathy, coope rative with groups.