Philosophy · The Unraveled Teacher

Online Videos for High School Philosophy

Here are some of my favorite Ted Talks and YouTube videos that I use in my IB Philosophy classes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tb-WdVA4_bo This video very nicely discusses the trolley problem within the context of self-driving cars. Also check out the website he mentions that gives users a series of scenarios in which they must decide which group… Continue reading Online Videos for High School Philosophy

Philosophy · The Unraveled Teacher

Teaching a High School Philosophy Course?

Is the following in your near future? You have been assigned to teach Philosophy at your high school (maybe you are teaching IB Philosophy as one of the six subjects at an International Baccalaureate school), and you are at somewhat of a loss as to where to begin. For many of us, especially in the… Continue reading Teaching a High School Philosophy Course?