Robin Pascoe is President of the Executive Committee of IDEA, the International Drama/Theatre and Education Association (2013-2020). He represents IDEA on the World Alliance of Arts Education WAAE. He was President of Drama Australia (1996-2002) and Chair of the National (Australian) Affiliation of Arts Educators.
Dr. Rita L. Irwin is an artist, researcher, and teacher deeply committed to the arts and education. She is a Professor of Art Education in the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Rita served as Associate Dean of Teacher Education at UBC from 2005-2015 and Head of the Department of Curriculum Studies from 1999-2005. Rita has been an educational leader for a number of provincial,