Need a philosopher?

If you run a philosophy club in your school and would like to have a philosopher come and give a talk, don’t be shy - ask one! The easiest thing to do is find your nearest university’s philosophy department on the web and email the Head of Department. Many university philosophers are happy to come and give talks in schools.

In addition, the following well-qualified and experienced BPA members are willing to be approached by schools for advice about good practice in teaching philosophy. Those wishing to make use of this service should note which areas of the country are served by each member:





Any members who would like to offer their services (especially in Wales and Northern Ireland!), please contact the BPA’s schools officer, Tom Sorell (