Month: October 2020

Ebulletins & Announcements

Imagination Matters: CIRCE’s Events & Adventures (October 2020)

E-Bulletin Contents Welcome Message (from Dr. Mark Fettes, Executive Director, CIRCE) Upcoming Events A few of CIRCE’s Events & Adventures (February 2020 – October 2020) CIRCE’s Academic Council CIRCE International Learning in Depth Learn More & Participate Support CIRCE In our last E-bulletin, in February 2020, CIRCE’s Executive Director Gillian Judson looked forward to a […]Read More

CIRCE Imaginative Educational Leadership (IEL)

From Panic to Possibility: The Power of Imagination to Transform

By Laurie Anderson (Executive Director of Simon Fraser University Vancouver Campus)  In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert’s mind there are few.-Shunryu Suzuki About 15 years ago when I was an associate superintendent of schools in Vancouver (VSB), I was asked to chair a school closure committee. Anyone familiar with […]Read More

Imaginative Educational Leadership (IEL)

International Call For Chapter Proposals: Imagination’s Role in Educational Leadership

Submit your 250-word proposal today! (Deadline November 30. 2020) We invite imagination, leadership, and social justice scholars at various stages of their careers and from all parts of the world to submit case studies, empirical studies, and conceptual scholarship representing diverse and interdisciplinary cultural perspectives. We seek empirical and conceptual research that points to the […]Read More

Art Projects Imaginative Education (IE): Activities & Insights

Creative and Imaginative Online Adventures in the Think Tank Environment

By Holly B.F. Warren (Atelierista and creator of the Think Tank) As I reflect on how COVID-19 has completely reshaped our global landscape, the word that walks along my fingertips and spills onto paper is “challenge” for all families, carers and teachers.   Being forced to move our teaching environments so quickly online has eradicated us […]Read More