For the SFCP education means:
A central method used by the Society in pursuit of this purpose is the Socratic Dialogue as developed by its twentieth century founder, Leonard Nelson.
We aim through this to:
Our method involves:
Dr Rene Saran has carried out a number of Socratic dialogues with school children on topics such as ‘Is bullying a fact of life?’ She is joint editor of Enquiring Minds – Socratic Dialogue in Education, which discusses how the Socratic Method provides opportunities for educators to:
Dame Tamsyn Imison (1937-2017) was an educational consultant who worked as a head teacher in a London school for over 16 years. Her article ‘Using Socratic Dialogue in School ‘ was published in the July 2000 edition of ‘Headlines’, published by the Secondary Heads Association. Tamsyn also contributed a chapter to Enquiring Minds (2004).
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