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Thinking lessons to recapture lost education

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Wellington College has employed a thinker-in-residence and philosopher-in-residence to lead a programme which aims to "put discovery back at the heart of education".

He said: "My aim is not only to get the students thinking, but to get them thinking about their thinking.

"Pupils will learn how to construct arguments, understand reasoning and also be taught the basics of the philosophy of knowledge.


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