Existential Intelligence

You are here:
← Back

Defined as “the ability to be sensitive to, or have the capacity for, conceptualizing or tackling deeper or larger questions about human existence. “1

Existential Intelligence is one Gardner says could be added, but as the image below notes, he’s reluctant.

above image2

See Multiple Intelligences

See Howard Gardner

Contact us with questions, concerns, and comments about this Early Learning Glossary Entry.

Thanks-To-Our-April-2020-Patrons
Finding Your Smile Again

Registration is $10

Save 15% on registration with the code PLAYHQ15

Join our mailing list and receive a coupon code for FREE registration.

Toy Of The Month Club

For a flat monthly subscription, we ship you a monthly box of low-tech high-think play. Learn More.

Help us create and curate content like this for as little as $1 a month
Content Creator and Curator at

Jeff is an early learning speaker, toymaker, podcaster, content creator, author, and founder of Playvolution HQ who is really bad at getting his picture taken.

Notes

  1. https://thesecondprinciple.com/optimal-learning/ninth-intelligence-existential-cosmic-smarts-2/
  2. http://slideplayer.com/slide/6623185/

Leave a Reply

avatar

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

  Subscribe  
Notify of