Episode 28 – The A.P., Finland’s Topics, Pre Service Pondering & Camp Competitiveness

For our final episode of Term One, we cited and discussed the following article. We also gave a shameless plug…!

‘Finland schools: Subjects scrapped and replaced with ‘topics’ as country reforms its education system’, Richard Garner, The Independent, 20/3/15, viewed 23/3/15

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Episode 27 – Learning 3 Ways, Uncomfortable Questions, Homework Negotiation & Supporting CRTs

In this episode we cited and discussed the following articles:

‘Personalised vs. differentiated vs. individualised learning’, Dale Basye, ISTE, 8/5/14, viewed 16/3/15

‘Say This, Not That: A Guide To Navigating Uncomfortable Conversations About Teaching’, Love Teach, We are Teachers, March 2015, viewed 16/3/15

‘Primary school homework debate leading some parents to opt out’, Alexandra Smith, Liam Mannix & Melissa Fyfe, The Sunday Age, 15/3/15, viewed 16/3/15

Episode 26 – Reading Levels, Tech Teachers, BYOD Take 2 & First Aid Training

In this week’s episode, we cited and discussed the following articles and blog posts:

‘What K-2 teachers want parents to know – Reading levels’, Kelly Pisani, Creating A Learning Environment, 24/2/15, viewed 9/3/15

‘Why technology will never replace teachers’, Steve Wheeler, Learning with ‘e’s –  My thoughts about learning technology and all things digital, 6/2/15, viewed 23/2/15

‘BYOT’, Mal Lee, Mal Lee, 5/2/12, viewed 2/3/15

‘Bring Your Own Disaster: Why Most BYOD Deployments In Schools Are Like My Instagram Experience’, Mike Reading, Education Technology Solutions, 27/11/14, viewed 23/2/15

‘Preparing for BYOD In Australian Schools 2014’, Leonie Smith, The Cyber Safety Lady, 9/1/14, viewed 23/2/15