In 1997, Howard Gardner’s groundbreaking work on Multiple Intelligence
Theory created a sensation in education circles. Those of us who were teaching in the late
1990’s and early 2000’s will recall a flurry of activity designed to create
instruction that honored our students’ multiple intelligences.
Fast-forward 20 years, where we now either take Gardner’s work for
granted or have never even heard of him.
Today, we take you to a quick quiz to discover your personal
“multi-intelligences.” Be sure to follow
the hyperlinks to an interview with Gardner about his take on how his theory is
applicable to current educational issues.