Membership

FAPSA membership is available to regional philosophy in schools teacher associations that share our values within the Asia-Pacific Zone. 

Large Association membership is $300 a year.

Small Association membership is $150 a year.

We are also open to applications for memberships from individuals who reside outside a region with an affiliated philosophy in schools association.

You are able to make either a direct deposit payment or online credit payment via the form.

Individual membership is $50 a year.

Our Values

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;

  • Collaboration
  • Democratic learning
  • Genuine Philisophical Inquiry
  • Ethical & Caring thinking
  • Intrinsic motivation
  • Creativity
  • Critical thinking
  • Social justice
  • Attending to the whole child