Early thinking


Philosophy for Children: Videos demonstrating the facilitation of early thinking sessions with young South African children

In 2013, an early thinking project was conceived within DGMT’s Early Childhood Development (ECD) portfolio, in response to our focus on increasing understanding of stimulation for early learning in the ECD sector. Developed in association with Prof. Karin Murris of the UCT School of Education (pioneer of the use of picture books in Philosophy for […]

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Posted on 28 Aug 2014

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The DG Murray Trust Early Thinking Project: Developing early thinking with Philosophy for Children

Reflective thinking is important for democracies and society in general, but even more so in seriously polarised societies such as South Africa – where communities are still divided and where violence is common in dealing with social conflict.  The ability to think reflectively and critically is a skill that can be cultivated through education and […]

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Posted on 2 Jun 2014

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