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Our Mission:
We train teachers in Philosophy for Children which encourages children to think critically, creatively, collaboratively and caringly. We help children, particularly those facing disadvantage, to become lifelong learners.

Philosophy for Children (P4C)

Improves teaching and learning for the lasting benefit of individuals, schools, colleges and communities.

In P4C the teacher facilitates a student-led discussion on a philosophical question. P4C builds higher order thinking, questioning, speaking and listening skills. It creates respect for others, promotes engagement with learning and enhances educational development.

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Now SAPERE needs your vote 

We have applied to Aviva Insurance for £5,000 to help 3 to 5-year-old children in two Norwich schools. If successful, teachers from the two schools with receive P4C training with Sara Stanley in order to boost thinking, speaking and listening skills for their young pupils. We need your votes! To vote for this important project, please go to: You will see full details of the project there.  You need to register, then cast your vote. You have 10 votes each. You only need to go through the process once to use all 10 votes for SAPERE. It's really easy and can help secure vital funding for this very important project. Voting closes 30th May. Thank you!