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2155: SAPERE Open Level 1 Foundation Course
13/03/2017 - 14/03/2017
Lumen URC
88 Tavistock Place

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Completion of the course and facilitating 6 P4C sessions will qualify you for a P4C Initial Practitioner certificate.

Please click here to view the course programme.

Start practising P4C straight away:

  • Encourage philosophical questioning and dialogue
  • Learn how to facilitate a P4C enquiry
  • Identify resources to stimulate rich discussions with young people

The two-day course:

  • Introduces the theory and practice of P4C
  • Provides tools to develop students’ questioning and thinking skills
  • Connects P4C to the curriculum
  • Demonstrates philosophical enquiry in practice
  • Presents P4C resources and sources of teaching materials

Click here to read more about the Level 1 P4C Foundation Course.

Grace Robinson - Trainer Profile

Grace is a philosopher who works in schools, communities and businesses as well as universities. As a teacher, facilitator, trainer, mentor, consultant, writer and presenter, she loves philosophy and loves working philosophically with new people.

She founded Thinking Space in 2008 and has since worked with thousands of children, young people and adults across the UK and abroad. She’s supported teachers in nursery, primary, secondary, further and higher education to develop philosophical enquiry in their setting. She’s also worked with a range of other practitioners from theatre-makers to museum-curators to explore the potential of philosophical enquiry in their work.

She is a Teaching Fellow at the University of Leeds where in 2012 she set up ‘Leeds Philosophy Exchange‘ a philosophy for children module. She’s also the author of Creative Philosophical Enquiry: Twelve Tools for Talking and Thinking.

Grace has a BA and MA in Philosophy and is currently studying for a doctorate in Philosophy of Education.

Specialist areas: One-off demonstration enquiry workshops and staff debriefs; regular philosophy enquiry workshops for children and adults; regular mentoring support for facilitators
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire


Fee for two-day course£295.00

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