Science Fiction and the Moral Imagination - Visions, Minds, Ethics | Russell Blackford | SpringerMore and more, schools today are being called upon to help children learn to think ethically. In some schools, such as ours, the curriculum of ethics is both a formal and an informal one. Starting in second grade, children in our school attend ethics class, much the same way they attend music or physical education class. With recent tragic events such as school shootings dominating the news, we realize more and more that it is an important subject to teach. Educators are looking for ways to include discussions of ethics in what they do every day in their classrooms. What exactly is ethics?
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