About Cameron Malcher

Teacher, student, storyteller.

TER #183 – Mentoring, Coaching and Pracademia with Trista Hollweck – 27 Oct 2021

Main Feature: In a special feature edition of Kolber’s Corner, Steven Kolber speaks with Canadian educator Trista Hollweck, discussing mentoring and coaching in schools and the experience of being a ‘pracademic’.

Regular Features: Ideology in Education, Tom Mahoney expires the ideology underpinning our assumptions about education and work.

Timecodes:
00:00 Opening Credits
01:31 Intro
11:28 Ideology in Education
– Tom Mahoney on Twitter
29:50 Feature Introduction
32:08 Feature – Kolber’s Corner – Trista Hollweck interview
 Steven Kolber on Twitter
Trista Hollweck’s website
01:31:24 SIgn Off

TER #182 – 2021 ACEL NSW Awards Showcase – 13 Oct 2021

Special Episode: Each year, the Australian Council for Educational Leaders recognises excellence and achievement in educational leadership in a range of categories. In this special showcase episode, a selection of award winners from the 2021 NSW ACEL branch awards discuss their work, and their hopes for the future of education in Australia.

Timecodes:
00:00 Opening Credits
01:31 Kylie Lidscombe – Introduction
03:40 Rachel Wilson – Educational Research
18:41 Scott Eacott – Educational Research
33:26 Heaven Lee – Early Career Leadership
42:23 Olivia Philips – Early Career Leadership
54:08 Cameron Malcher – Media Award
01:09:31 Patrick Duignan – Paul Brock Medal
01:23:57 Pasi Sahlberg – Paul Brock Medal
01:39:15 Sign Off

Links:
ACEL NSW Awards

TER #181 – Productive Failure with Manu Kapur – 29 Sept 2021

Main Features: Professor Manu Kapur discusses his research into Productive Failure and its impact on student learning; Teacher Takeaway Podcast, Cameron speaks with the teachers behind the Teacher Takeaway Podcast about their podcasting journey.

Regular Features: Kolber’s Corner, Steven Kolber questions the nature of innovation in education; Ideology in in Education, Tom Mahoney explores the ideology underpinning Blended Learning.

Links
Steven Kolber on Twitter
Tom Mahoney on Twitter
Teacher Takeaway Podcast links
Manu Kapur’s website

Timecodes:
00:00 Opening Credits
01:31 Intro
03:30 Kolber’s Corner
08:46 Ideology in Education
21:31 Teacher Takeaway Podcast
39:44 Feature Introduction
41:56 Interview – Manu Kapur
01:12:33 Sign Off

TER #179 – Teaching Social Responsibility with Jonathan Santo – 1 Sept 2021

Main Feature: Jonathan Santo discusses research into teaching children social responsibility as a way to reduce bullying behaviours in schools.

Regular Features: Kolber’s Corner, Steven Kolber considers criticism of NAPLAN and whther it sometimes strays into anti-intellectualism; Education in Ideology, Tom Mahoney introduces the new ongoing segment and considers some of the ideological implications of NAPLAN; Education in the News, Cameron explores some of the news stories regarding year 12 exams in response to COVID.

Timecodes:
00:00 Opening Credits
01:31 Intro
03:34 Kolber’s Corner
13:33 Ideology in Education
25:50 Education in the News
40:12 Feature Introduction
42:36 Interview – Jonathan Santo
01:09:19 Sign Off

Links:
Steven Kolber on Twitter
–  Tom Mahoney on Twitter
Jonathan Santo’s profile at University of Nebraska
Teaching kids social responsibility on The Conversation
Reducing aggression in schools by teaching social responsibility
– Socially responsible children: A link between school climate and aggression and victimization