Level 1 course in Philosophy for Children

Start: 22 March 2018 - 9.00
End: 23 March 2018 - 17.00
This event has finished

Organiser: WCIA

Location: Temple of Peace, Cardiff

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Level 1 Foundation course in Philosophy for Children (P4C)

  • A practical 2-day course to develop key skills including critical thinking, communication and working with others
  • A highly flexible method, suitable for both primary and secondary classrooms

Register now

If you want to get learners thinking critically and creatively and increase their participation and engagement in lessons, then this 2-day course is for you. It provides a full introduction to the Philosophy for Children (P4C) method of education.

P4C has proven benefits and can enrich the delivery of Literacy, Thinking Skills, ESDGC, the Welsh Baccalaureate, PSE and many subject areas. Our trainer, Martin Pollard, is a Registered Trainer with SAPERE, which operates a pan-UK network of approved P4C providers.
Open discussion and collaboration are encouraged throughout the course, which includes the following elements:

  • Introduction to the theory and benefits of P4C
  • Practical sessions – learn through trying out the P4C method
  • Effective facilitation of philosophical enquiry
  • Guidance on curriculum links and the timetabling of P4C
  • Advice on useful resources

This non-residential course is charged at £275 per person, which covers:

  • 2 full days of training
  • SAPERE Level 1 Handbook
  • One year's free subscription to SAPERE website and monthly P4C bulletin (price thereafter: £20 per year)
  • Course handouts
  • Lunch and refreshments on both days

Special offers!

£600 for 3 teachers from the same school
£175 for trainee teachers

More information at www.wcia.org.uk/cewc/p4c and www.wcia.org.uk/cewc/p4clevel1

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