Our Goals

  • To help build flourishing communities by empowering children with the thinking skills to be the best that they can be.
  • The development of a university curriculum on “Philosophy for Children” (P4C)—an education initiative recognized by UNESCO.
  • To integrate this dialogical method into the teacher education programs in BC.
  • To contribute to the creation of a “National Body of Philosophy for Children” in Canada.
  • To help organize schools projects and have entire schools use this dialogue method for teaching and conflict resolution.
  • To organise local and international conferences.
  • To offer workshops, philosophical cafes, summer institutes, and Philosopher in Residence Programs.
  • To create P4C summer camps for BC youngsters.