Can I assume that my actions can affect more than myself?

What do we mean by “nothing”?

5th grade
Do we think technology influences the way we think?

Can I assume a school system should be responsible for the death of a student being bullied?

12th grader
Who is more to blame for the behavior; the two boys who behaved as bullies, or as society as a whole?

Besides "because of science says so," are there logical reasons why our brain is the last part of our body to develop?

12th grade
Could the student prevent this from happening?

If dinosaurs and dragons lived with us, would that be a good idea or bad idea?

Kindergarten
Can bullying have some benefits?

Do you control the virtue or do the virtues control you?

11th grade
What are the reasons why a person has to fail in order to succeed?

If dinosaurs and dragons lived with us, would that be a good idea or bad idea?

Kindergarten
Can social media--a thing that consume our daily lives--affect our future?

What are the reasons people think they need to live up to their stereotypes to identify as their ethnicity?

10th grade
Are there different levels of difficulties for obstacles we face in life?

What are the reasons we have the right to pursue happiness, but not be happy?

9th grade
Why do people bully if they know there are negative consequences to it?

What are the reasons the crusades were created in the first place? Was it power or religion?

10th grade
Why do people bully? What are the reasons people need drastic consequences before change is made?

What are the reasons kids are afraid to stand up to parents for what they believe?"

9th grade
Why is society getting worse?

Can I assume growing around drugs and alcohol will influence a person to do the same or inspire them to totally do the opposite?

9th grade
What are the effects of punishment?

Is it safe to assume alcohol is worse than marijuana because there are more alcohol related deaths than marijuana?

9th grade
What do bullies think of themselves?

If psychology says people's behavior is dictated by a set variety of variables, then what are the reasons we can relate to people brought up differently than us?

12th grade
Are there ever good reasons for getting into a physical fight?

What influences you to make decisions?

5th gade
Why do people bully Why do many receive consequences for the actions of the few?

Is it a good idea if everyone in the world had a magic hat and a magic wand?

Kindergarten
What are the reasons we continuously put ourselves in bad situations for a short period of excitement or joy?

10th grade
Is the unexamined life not worth living?

UHM Undergraduate
What are the reasons some people are homeless?

2nd grade
What prevents children from exploring and discussing questions that make them feel anxious?

UHM Undergraduate
What if bats lived in the ocean?

Kindergarten
What are the reasons success is often based off of a diploma?

12th grade
Why did Columbus think Native Americans were animals?

2nd grade
Is it fair to assume that urbanization challenged our ideas of morality?

10th
What prevents children from exploring and discussing questions that make them feel anxious?

UHM Undergraduates
If the government didn't exist, would people branch out and still make a system to follow and remain civil? In other words, is a form of government or control destined to be made?

11th grade
Is it always true that teachers follow the rules?

Kindergarten
What makes a person follow others and how does a person become an independent thinker?

5th grade
At what age do we become an adult?

UHM Undergraduates
Do we need an inspirational person to look up to or do we an inspirational person to look up to?

11th grade
What are the reasons we let some things hold us back and prevent us from moving forward?

11th grade
Are your friends only friends with you because you are good at something?

5th grade
What are the reasons a "normal life" seems a negative? Do you have to be something extraordinary to be extraordinary?

UHM Undergraduates
If disorders are so common, especially in America, what or who determines the standard of "normal"?

12th grade
What are the reasons we are so afraid of death"

10th grade
What are the reasons people don't stand up for themselves when they know they can?

9th grade
Are we killing kids' imaginations? How different would the world be if none of us lost our sense of imagination?

UHM Undergraduates
Do we need to study to change the world?

5th grade
What are the reasons we feel the need to connect with people through Facebook, Instgram, etc?

8th grade
Can I assume that seeing life through another language would help people understand one another better?

10th grade
What decides your fate? You or others?

10th grade
Is it always true that cars can go everywhere?

Kindergarten
What if we could ride on a cloud?

3rd grade
What will happen to the earth in a million years?

2nd grade
If it is true that violence and substance abuse are cyclical, then what would it take to end that cycle? What makes someone change their fate?

9th grade
What are the reasons some people are able to manage their impulsivity better than others?

9th grade
Are you stronger after defeat or after success?

9th grade
What are the reasons science is deemed more important than cultural beliefs?

11th grade
How does God make people who are scared of heights not be so scared of heights when they go up to heaven?

1st grader
How should we choose our friends?

4th grade
Is the earth living?

adult, p4cHI session
What is happiness and is it attainable?

12th grade, AVID
What are the reasons people are racist?

9th grade, Ethnic Studies
Are we born with the right to be happy or do we need a government or constitution to grant us this right?

10th grade, History
What happens to people who don't have a choice? Does this fate become "God's" will?

10th grade, English
Are drugs a "gateway" to the unseen?

10th grade, Health
If every culture has something to do with another, do we all live in one big culture?

H.S. Japanese 2
Can I assume nothings stays the same, everything is always evolving?

What are the reasons people cannot use self-control to stop themselves?

10th grade, Health
When should we be able to freely choose what we put into or do to our bodies? What are the reasons we assume one’s age defines these limits? 

10th grade, Health
What are the reasons enough is never enough? Is satisfaction just an illusion?

12th grade, Language Arts
If a law is unfair to one person, is it an unfair law?

4th grade, Social Studies
If we say death isn’t such a big deal, then what are the reasons we fear it so much?

10th grade, Language Arts
If you have kids, are you obligated to love them?

9th grade, Ethnic Studies
Is there really something that is impossible?

9th grade, Language Arts
If many of the people in the world have the same virtues, can I assume we are all the same? But if that is the case, what are the reasons we see each other so differently?

11th grade
 
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What’s p4c Hawai’i

p4c Hawai‘i is an innovative approach to education that is transforming the schooling experience by engaging people in the activity of philosophy.

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Who We Are

The UH Uehiro Academy is located in the College of Arts & Humanities. The Academy supports research and education for the development of intellectually safe communities of philosophical inquiry in our classrooms and schools.

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What We Do

p4c Hawai’i is dedicated to preparing, supporting and sustaining educators, researchers and students who engage or are interested in engaging in p4c worldwide.

 
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