Maughn Rollins Gregory is Professor of Educational Foundations at Montclair State University (USA), where he succeeded Matthew Lipman as the director of the Institute for the Advancement of Philosophy for Children in 2001. He holds a JD, an MA and PhD in philosophy. He publishes and teaches in the areas of philosophy of education, Philosophy for Children, pragmatism, gender studies, Socratic pedagogy and contemplative pedagogy. He is co-editor of the Routledge International Handbook of Philosophy for Children(Routledge 2017) and the Routledge series Philosophy for Children Founders, which includes In Community of Inquiry with Ann Margaret Sharp: Childhood, Philosophy and Education(Routledge 2018) and Gareth B. Matthews, The Child’s Philosopher(Routledge 2019). He has edited a number of special journal issues on Philosophy for Children and is currently serving as the inaugural Research Coordinator for the International Council of Philosophical Inquiry with Children, and as Vice President for Personnel / Grievance Officer for the American Federation of Teachers, Local 1904.