Episode 53 – Curriculum Days, Social Media Beginnings, Sticker Charts & Old School Teacher Rules

In this episode we cited and discussed the following articles and posts:

‘Can social media help manage a successful classroom?’, Richard Wells, @eduwells, 18/10/15, viewed 28/2/16

‘Against the Sticker Chart’, Erica Reischer, The Atlantic, 22/2/16, viewed 29/2/16

‘The Sticker Chart’, George Couros, The Principal of Change, 27/6/13, viewed 1/3/16

Episode 52 – ‘Ultranet Girl’, Parent/Teacher Defence, 30 Year Reflections & Happy Harold

In this episode we cited and discussed the following articles:

‘$1.4 million promotional event for botched Ultranet project’, Timna Jacks, The Age, 15/2/16, viewed 15/2/16

‘”If you are bullying a teacher because your kid is an idiot, they got the idiot gene from you”‘, Mandy Nolan, Mamamia, 8/1/16, viewed 21/2/16

‘Goodbye, farewell and thanks – a 30-year teacher looks back with gratitude’, David McLean, The Age, 7/2/16, viewed 21/2/16

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Episode 40 – NAPLAN funding, Social Media Gaps, Valuable Failure & Camping Bananas

In our 40th episode we cited and discussed the following posts and articles:

‘Andrews government considers plan to tie NAPLAN results to school funding’, Henrietta Cook, The Age, 9/8/15, viewed 17/8/15

‘Why should educators use social media in their classrooms?’, Karen Cornelius, Teacher Solutions, 10/8/15, viewed 17/8/15

‘Grieving parents tackle online bullying to stop other families suffering’7.30, ABC TV, Australia, 17/8/15, viewed 17/8/15

‘What do students lose by being perfect? Valuable failure’, Holly Korbey, KQED News, 12/8/15, viewed 17/8/15

We also acknowledge the talents of composer Piero Umiliani and The Muppets…

Episode 2 – Changing Practice, Reports, Man Flu and Tennessee Rules

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Here are two links to articles discussed in Episode 2:

Why traditional written reports should be challenged? by Jason Borton

‘Tennessee man gets arrested while trying to pick up kids at school– Daily News