In this modern tumultuous society which we live, what a refreshing concept and tool kit that this group from UH Manoa is advocating:
- “[A]n instructional practice that prepares students for active and meaningful engagement in civic life”?
- “[F]ostering student-citizens who can both think for themselves and collaborate with others”?
Check out their website: Philosophy for Children
For more information:
Amber Strong Makaiau, PhD
Institute for Teacher Education, College of Education
University of Hawai‘i, Manoa
Director of Curriculum and Research
Uehiro Academy for Philosophy & Ethics in Education, College of Arts & Humanities
University of Hawaii, Manoa