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
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.
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
This TER Live episode brings you a recording of presentations from Teachmeet Melbourne, held at Kew High School on March 13.
00:00 Statement about teachers during pandemic
02:44 Opening Credits
04:20 Event Introduction
06:02 Lucas Walsh – Teaching for Uncertainty
17:39 Steven Kolber – From where the mentors, from where the mentees
24:48 David Zyngier – Ending public funding for private schools
35:05 Monique Dalli – Surviving and thriving in your early career
44:58 Bernadette Mercieca – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly World of Mentors
53:35 Olivier Elzingre – Teacher Training
01:01:41 Wendy Kenbeek – Teacher Wellbeing
01:14:35 Closing comments – Steven Kolber
01:17:05 Sign Off
Main Feature: Introducing a new regular segment – The Leadership Team, with Amanda Heffernan and Fiona Longmuir – throughout 2020 they’ll be interviewing academics and educational leaders about the research and experiences of leaders in schools and education systems.
Regular Feature: Kolber’s Korner – Steven Kolber discusses the organisation Teachers without Borders and their work in Cambodia.