Supporting Imaginative Activism through Educated Discourse Communities

By Michael Dé Danann Datura, principal of Cortes Island School   This blog is an extension of Episode 5 of the Cultivating Imagination podcast.   As an “academic” it can be frustrating to have every lecture or big idea followed up by questions of: “…but what do we do now? …what are the practical implications? …how […]

Imagining New Possibilities in Education through Storytelling and Authentic Listening

By Moraima Machado, San Lorenzo Unified School District and Myra Quadros Meis, San Francisco Unified School District     This blog is an extension of Episode 4 of the Cultivating Imagination podcast. In education, imagination is essential. Imagination is the capacity we have as humans to imagine new possibilities. To create and re-create is to re-construct reality.  […]