january, 2020

This is a repeating event

20jan(jan 20)8:45 pm21(jan 21)4:00 pmLevel 1 Philosophy for Children, Community and Colleges (P4C) 7

Event Details

Who: This 2 day course is designed for all who want to practise P4C in an educational setting. Completion of the course and facilitating 6 P4C sessions in your classroom will qualify you for a P4C Initial Practitioner certificate.

Course Dates:

Course 3: 20th and 21st January 2020 at Keele on BOOK KEELE COURSE 3

Course 4: 23rd and 24th March 2020 at Thomas Alleynes High School, Uttoxeter, ST14 8DU BOOK COURSE

Course 5: 22nd and 23rd June 2020 at Teacher Education Bungalow, Keele, ST5 5BG BOOK COURSE


Cost: £210 including lunch and refreshments

Trainer: Diane Swift

This course will include:

·An introduction to the theory and practice of P4C

·Opportunities to experience philosophical enquiry first-hand

·Developing children’s capacity to ask meaningful questions

·A framework for developing children’s caring, collaborative, critical and creative thinking skills

·Connecting P4C with the curriculum

Delegates will:

·Gain certification at Level 1 from SAPERE (opening the way to progression to Levels 2 and 3)

·Develop the confidence to start practising P4C in the classroom

·Experience pedagogical approaches that can be applied to their wider practice

·Get a copy of SAPERE’s comprehensive Level 1 Handbook

·One year of membership to SAPERE with individual log-in Course

“The feedback from all sessions is very positive with many describing it as ‘life changing’. Staff are enjoying the rigour of academic discussion themselves as much as seeing P4C as a way of working with children –just fantastic!” Local Headteacher

UK P4C Websites

http://www.sapere.org.uk (UK P4C membership, conferences, resources, more links)

http://www.p4c.com (online support and resources)

http://www.thephilosophyman.com (free resources)

International P4C Websites



20 (Monday) 8:45 pm - 21 (Tuesday) 4:00 pm

Future Event Times in this Repeating Event Series

23rd march 2020 8:45 am22nd june 2020 8:45 am

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