University of Washington’s Center for Philosophy for Children
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July 14, 2013
Are the humanities really in decline?
The Heart of the Matter” attempts to further the conversation about the importance of humanities. The report “calls on parents, teachers, scholars, the media and the public at-large to join a cohesive and constructive national discussion of these issues.” We spoke with several academics in an attempt to do just that.

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Teaching Philosophy To Kids

How can kids understand and use philosophy? Jana Mohr Lone, University of Washington's Center for Philosophy for Children director, joins Ross Reynolds on "The Conversation," on Seattle NPR station KUOW.

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TEDx Talk

on philosophy for children given by Program Director Sara Goering

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University of Washington TV Segment

Television piece about UW's program featuring fourth grade students at John Muir Elementary School in Seattle.

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Philosophy Talk Radio Show

Philosophy Talk is a weekly, one-hour radio series produced at Stanford University. The hosts’ down-to-earth and no-nonsense approach brings the richness of philosophic thought to everyday subjects. This is not a lecture or a college course, it’s philosophy in action! Philosophy Talk is a fun opportunity to explore issues of importance to your audience in a thoughtful, friendly fashion, where thinking is encouraged.

Listen in as fourth grade Seattle students at the University of Washington's Center for Philosophy for Children discuss identity, happiness and the mind/body problem on Philosophy Talk.

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