IPPAEd (Positive Education) Division Records Information Session

March 27, 2017|

Dr. Margaret Kern, Chair of the IPPAEd Steering Committee shares information for members who are interested in volunteering to help the Positive Education Division get off the ground in the below webinar.

The Division is currently planning programming for the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology, and will soon announce other initiatives designed to bridge research and practice and advance […]

The State of Positive Education Report Published

March 8, 2017|


The World Education Summit and the International Positive Education Network (IPEN) have published a report on the State of Positive Education. The report examines the evidence in support of policy changes towards positive education, including examining case studies from around the world.

One of the contributing authors of the report, Dr. Margaret Kern, currently leads IPPA’s Educational Division.


The report can be read […]

University of Buckingham to Become a Positive University

March 6, 2017|

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Positive Education Summit to be Held at David L. Cooperrider Center For Appreciative Inquiry at Champlain College

February 8, 2017|

The David L. Cooperrider Center for Appreciative Inquiry at Champlain College’s Stiller School of Business recently received a $1 million gift to be used for a Positive Education Summit. This Summit is expected to take place in 2018 and to engage a wide audience, including leaders in positive education and stakeholders from early education through college.

To learn more about the Summit, please […]

PESA Annual Conference

February 8, 2017|

The Positive Education Schools Association (PESA) will hold their third conference from March 17 – 18, 2017, at Ravenswood School for Girls in Sydney, Australia. The conference is titled “Building Positive Communities: Design, Implement, Embed.” There will also be a pre-conference event the morning of March 17: “Positive Psychology 101.”

IPPA President-Elect Lea Waters will be among the keynote speakers at this conference.

Registration is […]

Volunteer and Leadership Opportunities

August 4, 2016|

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