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Centre for Philosophy for Children

Resources & partnerships

K-12 educators

If your school is interested in philosophy for children, workshops are available by request. Please contact us at



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Philosophy Learning and Teaching Organization

The Philosopher’s Toolkit contains a variety of different lesson plans that can be used to lead philosophical discussions among pre-college students.

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University of Washington

These literature lesson plans are geared toward elementary-school-aged students, some more particularly for younger elementary school students and some for older students.

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The Prindle Institute

Over 200 discussion guides designed to help you introduce philosophy and ethics using popular children’s picture books. More info (link below)

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The Philosophy Foundation

Resources for children



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Canadian High School Ethics Bowl

The Centre is proud to promote the Canadian High School Ethics Bowl and the regional BC High School Ethics Bowl. Centre Associates have been involved as Ethics Bowl judges at the Regional and National levels. The Centre Coordinator is currently serving on the Canadian Ethics Bowl Case Development Committee.

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