Multiple Intelligences Receives Attention in France

In the latter half of 2014, two periodicals in France have published articles devoted to multiple intelligences , bringing an exciting level of attention to the theory among French-speaking readers.

First, L’Express devoted it’s August 2014 cover story to multiple intelligences, which included a significant series of articles on the nature of intelligence and learning through the lens of MI. An MI test to help readers conceptualize their intelligences, as well as a personal spotlight of a man with varying interests and abilities across several intelligences, were included. A PDF is available here.

Second, the magazine Bio Info ran a story in their Family/Education section about developing the eight intelligences of MI among children, with a breakdown of each component and an explanation of how incorporation of an MI perspective may help to increase educational capacity. See a PDF of the story here.


Turkish Magazine Speaks with Gardner on Multiple Intelligences

In the summer of 2014, BUMED, the monthly alumni magazine of the Turkish school Boğaziçi University, interviewed Howard Gardner about his theory of multiple intelligences.

Drawing from a previous interview with the Israeli periodical Educational Echoes, Gardner discusses MI theory, its implications, and his ideas about educational policies.

Read the interview in it’s entirety here.