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Teaching kids philosophy makes them smarter in math and English

by Bill Hayes

Quartz reports that Teaching kids philosophy makes them smarter in math and English.

Nine- and 10-year-old children in England who participated in a philosophy class once a week over the course of a year significantly boosted their math and literacy skills, with disadvantaged students showing the most significant gains, according to a large and well-designed study …. [more]