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Imagination

  • Play Matters: Six Play-Full Practices For Higher Education

    We tend to forget that play supports learning at all ages. This post provides a rationale for incorporating play in higher education and offers strategies for play-full teaching that can be employed in all subject areas.

  • Habit 0

    There is a connection between being imaginative and being highly effective. Before we start the journey of improving effectiveness, we must master the ability to see things differently and... imagine.

  • Emotion At The Helm

    Current research in affective neuroscience indicates the crucial role of emotions in learning. Learn more about Dr. Mary Helen Immordino-Yang's research and the role Imaginative Education can play in centralizing emotion in the learning process.

  • Get in Gear

    Imagine a classroom full of kids exploring and researching questions they came up with. Imagine that instead of learning predefined curated material, each of these kids goes on a journey - a path paved with curiosity, creativity, discovery, and imagination, leading to a place we cannot identify in advance.

  • Imagine

    We have a natural resource we are not using. It is the most valuable resource we have, and the one that makes us who we are, yet, we fail to use it to its full extent: our Imagination.

  • Why Imaginative Educators Tell Stories

    One of the most powerful learning tools human beings employ is the story. See how the story-form can unleash imagination and creativity in your teaching.

  • Stimulate Wonder:  Make Curriculum Strange

    The sense of wonder is a powerful learning tool that fuels creativity and innovation. Find out how to engage it in teaching to maximize student learning.

  • Don’t Stop Me Now

    Recording cannot replace experiencing. Experiencing and connecting should always come first. So... don't stop me now!

  • The Mice in the Attic

    Some thoughts on tech pollution.

  • Reality Check

    We are surrounded by technology that makes everything so efficient and immediate. Tasks that took us hours just a few years ago are now just a swipe away. We should have had tons of spare time thanks to this overwhelming efficiency. This era should have been a perfect opportunity for us to reconnect. And yet, many of us are constantly occupied with something. And this something usually involves some digital pieces of information being fired at us.