Qualifying Schools and Universities:

The program provides the foundation level of P4C for school staff or university staff  for  two days at a special rate.

  • Understanding and developing basic skills to provide philosophical thinking as a workshop facilitator.
  • A verified certificate attendance from Baseera institute for educational and pedagogical consultancy in addition to international accreditation from DIALOGUEWORKS.
  • A verified certificate of attendance from Baseera institute for educational and pedagogical consultancy in addition to international accreditation from DIALOGUEWORKS.
  • The option to attend P4C workshop in Baseera’s office (Dependent on vacancy and after organising with Baseera’s management)
  • Free consultation from the Baseera team for a whole year upon completion of the foundation course (During office hours)
  • The option to conduct the 6 in-field sessions in Baseera’s office, after completing the foundation course

?Who benefits from P4C programs in schools and universities

  •  Teachers specialized in subjects such as, Math, Science, Religion, Geography, etc..
  • Schools and universities that are looking for developing teaching styles and curriculums

 Program Content:

  • The concept of community of inquiry.
  • Philosophical questions.
  • The four types of thinking that supports the curriculum of P4C.
  • Reasoning, Abstract thinking and higher thinking skills.
  • Reinforcing local cultural values
  • The 10 steps to facilitate a P4C workshop.
  • Resource Bank

Program Outputs:

  • Learn the Introduction to the theoretical and practical content of P4C and community of enquiry.
  • Practical application of the four types of thinking that supports the curriculum of P4C (Caring, Collaborative, Creative and Critical Thinking)
  • Differentiate between types of questions and practice extracting the philosphical question
  • Localizing the program to culture and environment
  • Practical application of the Socratic circle
  • Explore and learn sources and references on P4C program

Program is presented by:

Dalia Toonsi:

  • Has a verified Certificate in training as a facilitator for P4C in the third level (the advanced theory to teach philosophical thinking for children) from SAPERE.
  • Accredited as a philosophy teacher from The Philosophy Foundation.
  • Accredited as a trainer to teach the foundation level of P4C from DIALOGUEWORKS

Note:

  • The trainee must complete six initial philosophical sessions after attending the training program to be able to attend the second level in P4C. Registration link: