Events

PIPS – May 2021 – Melbourne Museum

Melbourne Museum 11 Nicholson St, Carlton, VIC

Our first Philosophy in Public Spaces Event for schools for 2021 is open. This event is for students in Years 5-8 and will take place at Melbourne Museum on the

Recurring

Introduction to Community of Inquiry Training (Semester 1)

Virtual

Level 1 - Community of Inquiry Training Aim: To give teachers and others sufficient practical understanding of philosophical inquiry with children in a Community of Inquiry (COI) setting to enable them to start practicing it in their own educational contexts.   VAPS has spent over 20 years developing and delivering this course to support newcomers in the COI methodology.

VCE Unit 3 Forum

Virtual

VAPS VCE Unit 3 Forum 2021 Each year VAPS hosts forums with academics to support VCE Philosophy. In 2021, our online forum to support VCE Unit 3 will be held

$130
Recurring

Introduction to Community of Inquiry Training (Semester 1)

Virtual

Level 1 - Community of Inquiry Training Aim: To give teachers and others sufficient practical understanding of philosophical inquiry with children in a Community of Inquiry (COI) setting to enable them to start practicing it in their own educational contexts.   VAPS has spent over 20 years developing and delivering this course to support newcomers in the COI methodology.

PIPS – June 2021 – NGV

National Gallery Victoria 180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, VIC

Our second Philosophy in Public Spaces Event for schools for 2021 is open. This event is for students in Years 4-6 and will take place at the National Gallery of

Philosophy in Public Spaces

Immigration Museum 400 Flinders St, Melbourne, VIC

Our next Philosophy in Public Spaces Event for schools for 2021 is open. This event is for students in Years 5-8 and will take place at the Immigration Museum on

VCE Unit 4 Forum

Virtual

VAPS VCE Unit 4 Forum 2021 Each year VAPS hosts forums with academics to support VCE Philosophy. In 2021, our online forum to support VCE Unit 4 will be held

$130

Philosophy in Public Spaces

National Gallery Victoria 180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, VIC

Our next Philosophy in Public Spaces Event for schools for 2021 is open. This event is for students in Years 8-11 and will take place at the National Gallery of

Philosophy in Public Spaces

Scienceworks Museum 2 Booker St, Spotswood, VIC

Our next Philosophy in Public Spaces Event for schools for 2021 is open. This event is for students in Years 5-8 and will take place at Scienceworks Museum on the

Philosophy in Public Spaces

Melbourne Museum 11 Nicholson St, Carlton, VIC

Our final Philosophy in Public Spaces Event for schools for 2021 is open. This event is for students in Years 5-8 and will take place at Melbourne Museum on the

Introduction to Community of Inquiry Training (2022 Semester 1)

Brunswick East Primary School

Level 1 - Community of Inquiry Training Aim: To give teachers and others sufficient practical understanding of philosophical inquiry with children in a Community of Inquiry (COI) setting to enable them to start

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