The Raffles Institution Philosophy Department runs a Philosophy Teaching Internship Programme for 12 weeks from mid January to mid April. The Internship Programme includes classroom team teaching experiences, as well as lesson design and lesson observation opportunities. Part of the internship also includes resource crafting for our annual Inter-School Philosophy Dialogue. This will be done in close consultation with Department mentors.
Interested applicants should have the following characteristics:
- A good, collaborative team-player
- An interest in teaching Philosophy to Secondary School pupils
- A keen interest in learning how to craft Philosophy teaching and learning resources that are accessible to young teenage learners
- Flexibility in applying Philosophical content knowledge to teaching resources
Applicants must be approved by FASS, NUS, Philosophy Department and also clear an interview with Raffles Institution management.
Note: This internship is designed to be pursued together with PH4550 Internship: Philosophy for Teaching (see the IVLE page for requirements and other details). Eligible students who are interested to contact A/P Loy Hui Chieh.