TER #029 – Is Mathematics Education Broken? – 24 August 2014


Main Feature:¬†Corinne interviews British Technologist, Conrad Wolfram, about the state and future of mathematics education in schools, and then discusses Wolfram’s ideas with Mathematics Head Teacher, Eddie Woo.

Regular Features: Off Campus, Dan Haesler questions how prepared schools are for tackling difficult issues; Education in the News, Cameron and Corinne discuss NAPLAN and science literacy in society; AITSL’s Teacher feature, teachers share the highlights of their teaching careers; Mystery Educator competition.

TER’s EdNewsOz paper, with links to all the stories discussed in TER Podcast and more, can be found here:¬†http://paper.li/TERPodcast/1396739602


Timecodes coming soon!