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Sarah Jones was an Associate at LKMco from 2014-15. She has now returned to her first love: teaching, and is now Vice Principle of BSix College in Hackney.

Things that annoy and worry me about debates around Philosophy in education

In my view, Philosophy is a distinct, interesting and valuable area of the curriculum. For this reason, Twitter debates about Philosophy in schools frequently upset and enrage me. Most recently for example, in this discussion, Philosophy was described as ‘critical thinking lite‘, a view I fundamentally disagree with. However, before I respond to that claim I …

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