The Foundational Level:

  • The program is designed for:

    • Anyone interested in developing the skill of P4C
    • It is also directed at all those who work in schools or universities
    • School leaders
    • Advisors in the education system to develop classroom skills
    • Parents interested in developing dialogue skills with their children
    • Directors and supervisors of education centers
    • leaderships in general and higher education
    • Faculty members specializing in curricula, educational administration, special education, educational psychology, counseling, educational techniques, pedagogy

    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


    Specialized workshops that provide:

    • Understanding and developing basic skills to introduce philosophical thinking as an inquiry facilitator.
    • A verified certificate of attendance from Baseera institute for educational and pedagogical consultancy in addition to international accreditation from DIALOGUEWORKS.
    • After completing 6 in-field sessions: you receive a verified practitioner certificate 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)
    • 10% discount for programs present by Dalia Tonsi

    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