Imaginative Minds Ltd is a professional services publisher for education, specialising in products that raise standards of school leadership and teaching and learning using critical and creative thinking. We provide online expertise in the form of magazines, articles, web information, books, training and assessment tools. Imaginative Mind's customers are schools and teachers from around the world.
It is a spin out company from Questions Publishing Ltd, and is led by Howard Sharron, who founded both Questions Publishing and Imaginative Minds. Howard is the author of a best-selling education book ‘Changing Children’s Minds: Reuven Feuerstein’s Revolution in the Teaching of Intelligence’ which has sold over 30,000 copies.
Imaginative Mind’s core mission is to provide support to teachers and leaders wishing to develop innovative strategies that will instil high level critical thinking abilities and creative and technical skills in children. It passionately believes that every leader and teacher should have access to the best practice models and expertise they need for their role. Once a school subscribes to one or all of our publications, all staff can access IM's services. This total package is called the Professional Learning Community, and is designed to create a truly professional learning community in your school.
Imaginative Minds produces the following highly acclaimed CPD magazines:School Leadership Today, Leadership Briefing, Creative Teaching & Learning, Professional Development Today, Every Child Journal and Update, E-Learning Update and Learning Spaces. These update a very extensive online Best Practice Library, which has been acclaimed as being one of the best available, anywhere... in the world.
The library can be used to help support whole school initiatives, or to support classroom teaching and learning strategies or simply to provide expertise for individual study for qualifications. Most education department libraries in the UK take one, several, or all of the publications and supporting libraries for their PGCE and Post-graduate students.
Through our website www.teachingtimes.com we can bring you up-to-date news and guidance, give you access to exciting and innovative resources and lesson plans, and draw your attention to products, promotions and CPD opportunities.
We have so much to offer!