Big Ideas for Little Kids:

Teaching Philosophy Through Picture Books

"In my research I visit scores of schools every year and know students desperately need the opportunity to think for themselves. Philosphy is not just another subject; it is the basis of intellectual independence, compassion, and community."

              - Peter Cookson / Department of Educational Policy and Social Analysis at Teachers College in NYC

2014 Emmy Award Winning

Big Ideas for Little Kids:

Teaching Philosophy Through Picture Books

 

This film follows a college professor and his students on an unusual journey as they bring philosophy to inner city second graders through reading popular picture books.

 

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