FAPSA mmbersip is availale to regional philosophy in schools teacher associations that share our values within the Asia-Pacific Zone.
We are also open to applications for memberships from individuals who reside outside a region with an affiliated philosophy in schools association.
Please contact us if you are interested in joining our Federation.
We are inspired by the work and ideas of Anne Sharpe & Matthew Lipman in their ideal of Philosophy for/with Children.
We aim to develop best parctice as educators through the application of teaching that developes a Community of Inquiry, through;
- Democratic learning
- Genuine Philisophical Inquiry
- Ethical & Caring thinking
- Intrinsic motivation
- Critical thinking
- Social justice
- Attending to the whole child