ɸiR – Philosopher in Residence

Program Erasmus+
Project name
Philosopher in Residence
Project acronym
ɸiR
Project partners AT
Stadtschulrat für Wien, Europa Büro (AT)
Universität Regensburg (DE)
Volksschule Am Kaisermühlendamm (AT)
Grundschule Nittendorf (DE)
Infomedia Formazione, Region Emilia Romagna (IT)
Project duration 10/2016-09/2018

The goal of the project was to develop a training model so that child-oriented philosophising supported by young ongoing philosophers could be fostered. The trained ‘Philosophers in Residence’ worked in pilot schools with children in their classrooms in order to develop ‘gentle’ Socratic discussions.