• Thoughtwashing: A Modern Curse?

    26th January 2022

    This post is available to download as a PDF here, and as an audiofile below:   Within philosophy classrooms in universities there is a practice which we have termed ‘thoughtwashing’. We...
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  • A School for Thought

    10th January 2022

    This post is available for download as a PDF here, and as an audio recording below:   I’ve been lucky enough to persuade my school’s senior management to let me set up something called,...
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  • The Horrifying Real at the Mountains of...

    23rd December 2021

      This post is available to read offline as a PDF here, and as an audiofile below. ****   Last time, I proposed that sending students into the mountains as a metaphor for their...
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  • Education, Social Reforms and...

    15th December 2021

      This post can be downloaded and read as a PDF here.   This post offers a synopsis of Richard Pring’s new book, Purpose of the book, Education, Social Reform and Philosophical...
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  • Exam Results, Fairness, & Trust: A...

    14th May 2021

    This post is available as a PDF here, and as an audio recording below:     *** This is the fourth post in a PESGB Blog series focussed on educational assessment and the UK...
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  • Exam Results, Fairness, & Trust: A...

    21st April 2021

    This post is available as a PDF here, and as an audiofile below:     ***   This is the third post in a PESGB Blog series focussed on educational assessment and the UK...
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