- Teaching Kids How (and Not Just What) to Think
A summary follow-up piece on the study run last year by the UK's Education Endowment Fund -- which showed the dramatic benefits of teaching philosophical inquiry to children. Includes links to various venues that covered the story.
- Philosophy Major Tells You Exactly What You Can Do with Your Humanities BA
Quite well, that's what. As we ask ourselves what studies we value and seek to promote in our society, we should not rely on poor data and stereotypes when doing so.
- The Proper Place of Philosophy in Education
Education needs to rediscover philosophy: learning is a preparation for life, not simply for work, and young people should be equipped with the confidence to think for themselves and pursue their own answers.