About Daniel Jackson

Founder of TeachersPD and host of the Effective Teaching podcast

Episode 65 How to plan learning with Jay McTighe

Episode 65 How to plan learning with Jay McTighe

In this episode, Dan interview’s Jay McTighe, author of Understanding by Design, and education consultant. This is the third episode of a 3-part series looking at the Understanding by Design Framework. In this episode, Jay  focuses in on “planning learning experiences”. Episode 65 How to plan learning (Part 3 of the Understanding by Design Series […]

Episode 64 How to determine acceptable evidence of learning

Episode 64 How to determine acceptable evidence of learning

In this episode, Dan interview’s Jay McTighe, author of Understanding by Design, and education consultant. This is the second episode of a 3 part series looking at the Understanding by Design Framework. In this episode, Jay  focuses in on “Determining Evidence of Learning”. Episode 64 How to determine acceptable evidence of learning (Part 2 of […]

Episode 63 How to set desired learning results

Episode 63 How to set desired learning results

In this episode, Dan interview’s Jay McTighe, author of Understanding by Design, and education consultant. This is the first episode of a 3 part series looking at the Understanding by Design Framework. In this episode, Jay provides an overview of the framework and then focuses in on “Desired Results”. Episode 63 How to set desired […]

Episode 62 4 Easy Teaching Strategies to Develop Literacy When Reading

Episode 62 4 Easy Teaching Strategies to Develop Literacy When Reading

In this episode, Dan talks four easy teaching strategies to develop literacy when reading Episode 62 4 Easy Teaching Strategies to Develop Literacy When Reading is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.  Grab your workbook, complete it and submit it for 1 hr of professional development. A certificate of completion is also […]

Episode 61 3 Ways to Differentiate Your Classroom

Episode 61 3 Ways to Differentiate Your Classroom

In this episode, Dan talks about differentiated teaching, a method for using different approaches for students at varying learning levels based on a standard. Episode 61 3 Ways to Differentiate Your Classroom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.  Grab your workbook, complete it and submit it for 1 hr of professional […]

Episode 60 How to Structure Units Based on How Students Learn

Episode 60 How to Structure Units Based on How Students Learn

In this episode, Dan tackles how you can structure units based on student learning Episode 60 How to Structure Units Based on How Students Learn is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.  Grab your workbook, complete it and submit it for 1 hr of professional development. A certificate of completion is also […]

Episode 59 How to Increase Your Students’ Motivation to Learn?

Episode 59 How to Increase Your Students’ Motivation to Learn?

In this episode, Dan shares strategies on how to increase your students’ motivation. Episode 59 How to Increase Your Students’ Motivation to Learn is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.  Join the Facebook Community A motivated student is only a few steps away from becoming a lifelong learner. However, without the proper […]

Episode 58 How Can Art Help Our Students Become Lifelong Learners? with Cassie Stephens

Episode 58 How Can Art Help Our Students Become Lifelong Learners? with Cassie Stephens

In this episode, Dan interviews Cassie Stephen to discuss how art can help students become lifelong learners. Episode 58 How can art help our students become lifelong learners? is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.  Join the Facebook Community Some people underestimate the power of art in transforming mindset and behaviour. Practising […]

Episode 57 How does Classroom Behaviour Impact Lifelong Learning?

Episode 57 How does Classroom Behaviour Impact Lifelong Learning?

In this episode, Dan explains how behaviour management effects not just learning, but lifelong learning. Episode 55  is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.  Join the Facebook Community Video show Show notes Things to avoid Yell at a student… ok to raise your voice to get attention but yelling at a student […]

Episode 56 How to Flip your Classroom with Imogen

Episode 56 How to Flip your Classroom with Imogen

In this episode, Dan talks with Imogen about how she flips her classroom and the impact this has had on her students. Episode 55  is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.  Join the Facebook Community Video show Show notes Imogen has been teaching for 3 years, teaching PDHPE to Years 7-12. Things […]