American Association of Philosophy Teachers 2021 Summer Series

June 9, 2021
American Association of Philosophy Teachers

Virtual Series
United States


Jane Drexler
Salt Lake City Community College
Otterbein University
William Rainey Harper College

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This June and July, the AAPT will be hosting four virtual, half-day meetings, each focused thematically.

Free registration for AAPT members. Must be an AAPT member to attend.

June 9,  11 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

"Who we Teach" 

  • On this day, we introduce the series, and focus on diversity, inclusion; access, retention, k-12, gen ed, institutional setting, and more.

June 23, 11 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. 

"What we Teach"

  • On this day, we center themes like critical thinking, questioning, listening, reading, writing, curricula, courses, texts, learning outcomes, etc.

July 14 – 1 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

"How we Teach" 

  • On this day, we turn our attention to the ways in which we approach our content to improve learning, such as High-Impact Practices, assessment, assignment design, games, technologies, and more.

July 28 – 2:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

"Why we Teach"

  • On this final day, we bring together many themes from the series, and attend to the bigger question of Why: What’s at stake, what’s our purpose, what’s the role of philosophy and what are the reasons we teach it.  

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June 9, 2021, 11:00am CST

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