Journal for Philosophy in Schools (JPS) - Call for Papers

Please find attached the flyer for JPS's Call for Papers.

FAPSA 2014 Conference - Philosophy’s Contribution to School Education

The Federation of Australasian Philosophy in Schools Association (FAPSA) presents:

2014 Conference - Philosophy’s Contribution to School Education

7-8 July, 2014

Australian National University, Canberra

http://fapsa.org.au/conference/

Please find attached below the forms for Registration and Calls for Papers and Presentations.

International Baccalaureate Program - Theory of Knowledge

Attached below is an interesting report that considers the Theory of Knowledge (ToK) component of the International Baccalaureate. Relevant to discussions regarding the perceptions and advantages of critical thinking courses in Australian schools.

"IB Programme: Theory of Knowledge (TOK): Exploring learning outcomes, benefits, and perceptions"
Prepared for the International Baccalaureate Organization: Final Report

The Journal of Philosophy in Schools (The JPS)

The Journal of Philosophy in Schools (The JPS) is The Official Journal of the Federation of Australasian Philosophy in Schools Associations and will launch it's first issue this year.

Please like, share and support the page on Facebook and Twitter:

JPS Website: http://www.ojs.unisa.edu.au/index.php/jps/index
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JournalofPhilosophyinSchools?fref=ts
Twitter: @JournalP4C

The first CFPs is out now! See the website or Facebook for further details.

Why Children Should Study Philosophy

Our very own President, Laura D'Olimpio, has just had an article published in The Conversation!

Why children should study philosophy
https://theconversation.com/why-children-should-study-philosophy-23404

Have a read and become part of 'the conversation'.

Philosophy Resources And APIS Exam Papers

The Association produces examination papers suitable for the 2A/B and 3A/B Philosophy and Ethics courses, for mid-terms and end-of-year mock exams.

All sections are included, with a marking key.

Please find attached at the end of this post - both the order form and the invoice for exams in Philosophy and Ethics.

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An electronic exam package will be emailed to the school, with the format of the package in Microsoft Word.

By completing and submitting the order form, you and your school agree to the following terms and conditions of the Association:

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