Centre for Imagination in Research, Culture & Education (CIRCE)

CIRCE is an international organization dedicated to imagination in all its varied forms. It has deep roots, interest, and involvement in the field of education.


  • serve as a “magnetic hub” for learning, teaching and educational research involving the imagination, creativity, and innovation across BC and Canada and around the world;
  • foster dialogue and collaboration across professional, disciplinary, and cultural boundaries;
  • showcase imagination at work in multiple forms and professional contexts;
  • engage with educators in many different contexts, including public schooling and postsecondary institutions, outdoor, environmental, and experiential education, community and adult education, museums and cultural centres.