The Australian Council for Educational Leaders held their 2022 National Conference at the Sydney Hilton in the last days of September. Speakers and guests from around Australia and the world gathered to discuss issues facing educational leaders today. TER Podcast was invited to speak to presenters, organisers and guests about thier many perspectives on educational leadership. In this special episode, we present a showcase of interviews with keynote presenters and event organisers.
Main Features: Stephanie Wescott discusses her PhD research into teaching in a post-truth era, and the hegemonic nature of the ‘what works’ discourse in education; Adriano dio Prato and Dr Phil Cummins talk about their podcast, Change Makers.
Regular Features: Steven Kolber discusses read-aloud assessments in Kolber’s Korner; Tom Mahoney consideres the idological elements undeprinning the Productivity Commission’s Interim Report into Education.
Main Feature: Dr. Nicole Mockler discusses her recent publication Constructing Teacher Identies: How the Print Media Define and Represent Teachers and Their Work
Regular Features: Steven discusses a simple but effective online tool for teaching in Kolber’s Corner; Tom Mahoney questions how dominant ideologies manifest in schools in Ideology in Education; Cameorn looks at recent announcements of a Teacher Education Expert panel in Education in the News.
Main Feature: Patrick Faucher discusses his work implementing Trauma Informed Pedgagoy using the Neurosequential model in education
Regular Features: Kolber’s Corner – Steven discusses teacher truisms about worry over work; Ideology in Education – Tom Mahoney considers the importance of slowing down to reflect on teaching practice; Education in the News – Cameron discusses recent news about the teacher shortage crisis roundtable meeting in Canberra.
Timecodes: 00:00 Opening Credits 01:31 Intro 03:46 Kolber’s Corner 10:04 Ideology in Education 18:14 Education in the News – Teacher Shortage Crisis 38:27 Feature Intro 41:24 Interview – Patrick Faucher 01:30:12 Sign Off
Main Feature: Olivia Johnston discusses her research into student perceptions of the eperience of class streaming; Deb Netolicky talks about her new podcast, the Edu Salon
Regular Features: Kolber’s Corner, Steven Kolber discusses using papercraft bingo as an approach to retrieval practice; Ideology in Education, Tom Mahoney discusses t curriculum as an inherrently ideological space.