Awards

Posted on October 17, 2014  | 

2016 APPE – Squire Family Foundation Award: Best Formal Paper on Pre-College Ethics Stephen Miller – First Prize Humanities Department Chair Oakwood Friends School “Your Feelings are Wrong” Learn More PLATO Awards 2016 High School Student Essay Contest Winners First place:…

Grants and Awards

Posted on September 8, 2013  |  Add a comment»

Grant Awards: 2011 SFF Announces 2011 Grants APA Mini-Conference on Philosophy for Children  Learn More High-Phi Project University of Virginia  Learn More PLATO Institute – NYC  Learn More School for Ethics and Global Leadership (SEGL)  Learn More Grant Awards: 2010 SFF Announces 2010 Grants…

Contests

Posted on October 11, 2013  |  Add a comment»

APPE – Squire Paper Competition:Best Formal Papers on Pre-College Ethics First Prize $750, Second Prize $500 Learn More PLATO High School Student Essay Contest is open to all U.S. high school students. New topics for consideration are published every October…

Association for Practical and Professional Ethics

Posted on April 15, 2013  |  Add a comment»

APPE – Squire Paper Competition: Best Formal Papers on Pre-College Ethics First Prize $750 Second Prize $500 The Association for Practical and Professional Ethics, with the support of the Squire Family Foundation, sponsors a competition to advance the work of…

Ethics Bowls

Posted on April 15, 2013  |  Add a comment»

NHSEB NEWS: The 8th Annual Long Island High School Ethics Bowl took place on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, at Hofstra University.  Twenty-six teams from 14 schools participated.  Congratulations to all! First place:  Syosset 2 Second place:  Roslyn 1 Third place:  Stony…

PLATO

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PLATO (The Philosophy Learning and Teaching Organization) advocates for and supports introducing philosophy to pre-college students; and connecting the education and philosophy communities through programs, and resource-sharing. It also seeks to develop a national network of all those working in…

About Us

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Mission Statement The Squire Family Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, believes that all students in American elementary and secondary schools should have an opportunity to study philosophy in order to develop their ability to understand and evaluate their own beliefs and…

Home

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Like us on Facebook What’s New»Latest on philosophy education Contests»Upcoming opportunities Awards»Recent results SFF supports PLATO, a national voice for pre-college philosophy education, connecting the philosophy and education communities. Learn More SFF supports the National High School Ethics Bowl taking…