november, 2019

11nov(nov 11)8:45 pm12(nov 12)4:00 pmLevel 1 Philosophy for Children, Community and Colleges (P4C) 8

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 1 at Keele on 21st and 22nd October BOOK KEELE COURSE 1
Course 2 at Streethay Primary School on 11th and 12th November BOOK STREETHAY COURSE 2
Course 3 at Keele on 20th and 21st January BOOK KEELE COURSE 3

Course 4 at Keele on 15th and 16th June 2020 BOOK KEELE COURSE 4


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 (UK P4C membership, conferences, resources, more links) (online support and resources) (free resources)

International P4C Websites


11 (Monday) 8:45 pm - 12 (Tuesday) 4:00 pm

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