TER #052 – School Leadership with Dr Leoni Degenhardt – 26 July 2015

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Join us for our 2nd Anniversary at TeachMeet: Engage!

Main Feature: Dr Leoni Degenhardt, Dean of the Association of Independent Schools Leadership Centre, discusses issues around school leadership and ways to ensure future school leaders are better able to meet demands of the role.

Regular Features: Off Campus, Dan Haesler compares the responses of Finland and Australia to lower PISA results; Spotlight on Special Education, Tim Connel discusses key principals for effective learning support teams in schools; Cameorn and Corinne discuss the idea of for profit schools and reports of the use of Direct Instruction in Aboriginal communities.

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TER #051 – Computational Thinking with Meredith Ebbs – 12 July 2015

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Join us for our 2nd Anniversary at TeachMeet: Engage!

Main feature: Meredith Ebbs discusses computational thinking in an interview recorded at Edutech 2015.

Regular Features: Off Campus, Dan Haesler discusses the issue of ‘The System’ being a perceived obstacle to innovation; Education in the News, Cameron and Corinne discuss literacy and numeracy tests for teachers and the recent National Summit on Student Engagement.

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TER turns 2 with Teachmeet: ENGAGE!

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presentation schedule is now live.

TER Podcast is turning 2! As part of the celebration we’re holding Teachmeet: ENGAGE, focused on all things about engagement. Whether it’s strategies for engaging students, tales of professional engagement, or your best Patrick Stewart impression, come along to share ideas, and enjoy an evening with like-minded educators. Presentation times are available in 7 min and 2 min allocations. If you would like to present, please indicate on the registration form below.

  • What: Teachmeet: Engage!
  • Where: Crown Hotel, Elizabeth St, Sydney (CLICK HERE for map)
  • When: Arrive 4:45 for 5pm start – duration approx. 1 hour.

Then, after the Teachmeet, join us for dinner, drinks and a TER Birthday cake, all wrapped up at a reasonable hour (because it is, after all, a school night!)

To register for Teachmeet: Engage, the TER Birthday Dinner, or both, CLICK HERE.

A schedule of presentations will be published closer to the date.

If you’re new to TeachMeets, check out this description from teachmeet.net

If you are unable to make it to Sydney for the 29th, we would still love to hear from you. CLICK HERE to leave us a birthday message for the podcast – Please tell us your name, where you are and what you teach. We’d love to include our wider audience in a 2nd Anniversary Special Episode!

If you’d like to record a longe rmessage (like a Teachmeet presentation in absentia!) Send any longer audio or video files to info@terpodcast.com