Learning about philosophy is something often reserved for college classes. Philosophy professor Marietta McCarty explains why kids from kindergarten through the 8th grade should be introduced to philosophy in order to help develop critical thinking skills and deepen appreciation for others.

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  • Marietta McCarty teaches philosophy at Piedmont Virginia Community College.

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