Kate Kennedy White is a practicing K-6 philosophy teacher and teacher trainer, registered with the NSW Institute of Teachers, a graduate from Western Teachers College South Australia (specialist in Early Childhood) and the University of Adelaide with post graduate studies in Ethics at the University of New South Wales. Her specialised qualifications in Philosophy with Children include Level 1 FAPSA Certificate as a Philosophy teacher, a Level 2 FAPSA Teacher Trainer course under the mentorship of Dr Philip Cam, an intensive course in The Art of Questioning at the Institut of Philosophy Practice in France with Dr Oscar Brenifier and a week residency at the Institute for the Advancement of Philosophy with Children at Montclair University, New Jersey. As the resident philosophy teacher in a Sydney Public school she has conducted over 1000 philosophy sessions with students K-6. Kate is also a multi award winning documentary maker. She is President of the Philosophy in Schools Association NSW and Secretary of FAPSA, the umbrella body for Philosophy in Australasia.
Dr Paula Keating has a PHD in Philosophy from the University of NSW and is a lecturer at the University of New South Wales, Sydney. Paula has completed the FAPSA level 2 Certificate Course as Teacher Trainer and conducts the Level 1 FAPSA Certificate course for teachers, graduates and Principals with Dr Phil Cam and Kate Kennedy White. She has been conducting practical philosophy sessions for K-6 with Kate Kennedy White.