malPRACTICES

The Misrepresentation and Incorrect Interpretation of Multiple Intelligences

Over the years, numerous ideas and practices regarding Multiple Intelligences have been put forth. Although these ideologies are often grounded in good intentions, Howard Gardner has found the need to speak out against these malPractices.

Fingerprinting

Dermatoglyphics – The discerning of Multiple Intelligences based on fingerprinting.

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Differences Amongst Groups

The belief that there may be differences in Multiple Intelligences profiles based on gender or race.

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Intellectual Myths

In the 1999 book Intelligence Reframed, Howard Gardner identified the seven core myths that had germinated from the theory of Multiple Intelligences as well as their corresponding realities.

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