The Imaginative Education Research Group presents
The Imaginative Education Research Group presents

IERG News & Updates - March 2015

IERG News & Updates is our way to keep you informed about activities of the IERG, examples of Imaginative Education in action, interviews with practitioners, as well as short pieces giving in-depth insights into various aspects and programs of the Imaginative Education Research Group.

We welcome your feedback, and as always, please feel free to share this with your colleagues and students, so that everyone can stay connected.



  • Spotlight: Dr. Gerd Brauer
  • Interview with Dr. Buğra Zengin—IE Turkey
  • Amber Lee: UPDATE on IE in Taiwan
  • Welcome Korean Guests!
  • Spotlight on 2 LiD Kids

IE Graduate Diploma

A Graduate Diploma in Advanced Professional Studies for elementary and secondary teachers, developed by SFU Field Programs in partnership with the Imaginative Education Research Group.



This interactive, ecologically-oriented workshop will provide participants with background knowledge and practical strategies for teaching K-12 that will both engage students’ imaginations in learning cross-curricular content and support the development of their ecological understanding.

Registration NOW OPEN!


10th IERG International Conference 2015

We would like to invite you to attend the 10th IERG International Conference on Imagination and Education, to be held in the beautiful city of Vancouver, Canada between July 2 – 4, 2015. For more then a decade, this event has offered a unique opportunity for teachers, academics and other professionals from around the globe to share their broad array of knowledge and perspectives.

CALL FOR PAPERS - 3 weeks to deadline: March 31st, 2015

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