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- A nice Philosophy of Mind summary
- The power of categorical logic
- What exactly is the scientific method and why do so many people get it wrong?
- Paralympic athletes faster than olympic athletes — what does this tell us about difference?
- Logic: if + then = why? How can we understand the power of logic?
- How do we ensure we are exposed to new ideas? A parody with bite.
- A Life of Meaning (Reason Not Required) – What is the nature of our relationship with reason?
- Can you name this cognitive bias?
- By what measures can we value human life?
- Teaching philosophy improves standardised scores
- Are we in control of our own decisions?
- Neuroscience and education: myths and messages
- Free will is not as free as we think – and that’s ok.
- Where’s the Proof in Pseudoscience?
- Science in the lead?
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- Wittgenstein’s Confession
- Germany’s Nazi Past Is Still Present
- Is Boycotting Israel ‘Hate’?
- Why We Try So Hard to Escape Our Humanity
- The Metamorphosis of the Western Soul
- The Question We Must Keep Asking
- We Are Not Born Human
- The Codes That Bind Us, and Set Us Apart
- What Does It Mean to Be Human? Don’t Ask
- Life Is Short. That’s the Point.
- Walking the tightrope on the future of work
- Design Thinking for Writing
- Inclusivity comes from respect not indignity
- Adventure learning at Crystal Palace Park
- Work and the Transition Myth
- Enabling education for all
- Designing a roadmap to ethical AI in Government
- Businesses must go All In for sustainability
- Is there hope for Blackpool?
- Does the UK measure up on food and health?
- "Gambling Brain" Studies Make Clear Why It's Hard to Stop Rolling the Dice
- The Danger of Judging Scientists by What They Discover
- Big Data Gives the "Big 5" Personality Traits a Makeover
- For the Love of Science Fiction
- People Like You More Than You Know
- Are Narcissists More Likely to Experience Imposter Syndrome?
- What Lucid Dreams Look Like
- Mind–Body Problems: My Meta-Solution to the Mystery of Who We Really Are
- 7 Ways to Let Go of Guilt
- Brain's Dumped DNA May Lead to Stress, Depression
- How I became part sea urchin | Catherine Mohr
- "Afterneath" / "Killing Me" | Luke Sital-Singh
- Why museums are returning cultural treasures | Chip Colwell
- How we could teach our bodies to heal faster | Kaitlyn Sadtler
- Why the hospital of the future will be your own home | Niels van Namen
- The press trampled on my privacy. Here's how I took back my story | Kate Stone
- Why we choke under pressure -- and how to avoid it | Sian Leah Beilock
- Your fingerprints reveal more than you think | Simona Francese
- "Rebelosis" / "Rebel Rock" / "Rebel on That Level" | The Soul Rebels
- 3 ways to make better decisions -- by thinking like a computer | Tom Griffiths
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Category Archives: Assessment Items
A nice overview from Douglas W. Portmore Tips on writing a philosophy paper (pdf) The full text is below…
Paper used to assess the three PAR criteria at the completion of a Philosophy of Religion unit. Answers attached at end. Item 8 – Unit Exam (Uploaded by Paul Stronach.)
This piece passed through Panel unscathed, so presumably safe to use. Requires students to explain and critique one of the established philosophical arguments for or against the existence of God. Item 7 – Research Essay (Uploaded by Paul Stronach.) … Continue reading
From past IB papers, I suspect. Philosophy of Mind Questions
Can you believe in the existence of ‘mind’ without being a dualist? That’s all the document says so don’t bother opening it… Philosophy of Mind Essay topic
A basic criteria sheet for marking philosophy essays – simple but good for beginners. Criterea sheet for philosophy essays
A rubric to help assess critical thinking from Washington State University – Great starting point. CIT Rubric 2006