TER #071 – Poverty & Education with Linda Tirado – 29 May 2016

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Anti-Poverty Campaigner Linda Tirado talks about the challenges facing low-income earners and the impact of education policy on disadvantaged communities. Cameorn and Corinne discuss Direct Instruction in relation to recent events in far-north Queensland, and discuss the recent ResearchEd conference in Melbourne.

00.00 Opening Credits
01:19 Intro
06:09 Direct Instruction in the Indigenous Communities
33:01 ResearchED Melbourne
48:07 Feature Introduction
50:32 Interview – Linda Tirado
1:23:08 Announcements
1:25:43 Quote and Sign Off

TER #070 – TPL & Professional Identity with Deborah Netolicky – 15 May 2016

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Regular features: Off Campus, Dan Haesler discusses the Growth Mindsent; Cameron discusses the recent workcover decision on workplace stress; Spotlight on Special Education, Tim Connel discusses school refusal

Main Feature: Dr Deborah Netolicky discusses her PhD research into the relationship between teachers’ professional learning and professional identity.

00.00 Opening Credits
01:19 Intro – ICTENSW Conference
03:25 Off Campus with Dan Haesler
12:30 Workcover decision re workplace stress

Telephone counselling

24:59 Spotlight on Special Education
33:17 Feature Introduction
35:02 Interview – Deborah Netolicky

1:01:38 Thoughts on Professional Learning
1:09:05 Quote & Sign Off

TER #066 – Gifted & Talented Students with Shirley Koch – 20 March 2016

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Main Feature: Shirley Koch talks about strategies for identifying and teaching gifted students, and about the particular needs ot gifted student sin an education system.

Regular Features: Cameron and Corinne discuss technology in education and the recent cuts to the Safe Schools program; Donelle Batty reports on recent proposed changes to the Tasmanian school system.

Timecodes:

00.00 – Opening Credits
01:19 – Intro – ICTENSW Conference
10:39 – Safe Schools Review
35:12 – Donelle Batty on Tasmanian Schools
38:38 – Feature Introduction
40:20 – Interview – Shirley Kock
1:12:02 – Discussion
1:34:07 – Quote & Sign Off

TER #065 – The Safe Schools Program with Sally Richardson – 06 Mar 2016

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Main feature: With the Safe Schools Program receiving a lot of attention and criticism, we spoke to Sally Richardson, National Program Director for the Safe Schools Coalition to get a better understanding of what the program involves and how it operates in Australian schools.

Regular features: Off Campus, Dan Haesler outlines some key principles to maintaining balance; Cameron and Corinne discuss news about a recent education funding deal; Cameron and Corinne discuss issues relating to LGBTIQ youth in schools.

Links and Timecodes:

00.00 – Opening Credits
01:19 – Intro
10:22 – Off Campus with Dan Haesler
21:30 – Australian School Funding
37:19 – LGBTIQ students in schools
55:30 – Feature Introduction
58:11 – Interview – Sally Rishardson, Safe School Coalition
1:17:45 – Discussion
1:26:52 – Announcements
1:33:01 – Quote and Sign Off

TER #064 – Education in the Northern Territory with Jarvis Ryan – 21 Feb 2016

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00.00 Opening Credits
02:06 Intro & Discussion
21:52 Off Campus with Dan Haesler
30:01 Vocational Education
46:10 Spotlight on Special Education
51:46 Feature Introduction
53:47 Interview – Jarvis Ryan
1:39:50 Announcements, Quote & Sign Off

TER #063 – The Sydney Story Factory with Prof Robyn Ewing – 07 Feb 2016

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00.00 – Opening Credits
01:19 – Intro
04:22 – Labor’s Gonski announcement
14:07 – Teachers leaving the profession
34:23 – Feature Introduction
36:29 – Interview – Prof Robyn Ewing
1:02:53 – Discussion
1:17:30 – Announcements
1:18:55 – Quote & Sign Off

TER’s top 5 episodes of 2015

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In our 2015: Year in review episode, we counted down our 5 most popular episodes of the year, based on the number of times each one was played or downloaded during 2015.

In case you missed it, here are the top five episodes in one handy list.

Did you have a different favourite TER episode in 2015? Tell us about it in the comments below.

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