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2157: SAPERE Open Level 1 Foundation Course
22/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
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.

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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

Alison Allsopp - Trainer Profile

Alison provides INSET, SAPERE Foundation & Advanced training and practical classroom support to teachers. She has been a Primary Teacher and School Manager for twenty years. Her work is based around her regular experience of P4C practice in the classroom.

Over the past three years Alison has led P4C in a local junior school. The school have since achieved a SAPERE Silver School Award. She works alongside teachers, planning P4C sessions and providing mentoring support. Additionally, in her role as Training Manager for SAPERE, she co-ordinates and advises on whole school training programmes, reviews school award applications and supports SAPERE trainer CPD.

Specialist areas: Pupil workshops and demonstration of P4C sessions, mentoring and teacher support, planning a whole school approach to implementing P4C (across the key stages) against the SAPERE school award criteria
Location: Gosport, Hampshire

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


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Fee for two-day course12£295.00

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