Episode 52 How to transform your classroom with the 4Cs  – An interview with Prof Michael Anderson

Episode 52 How to transform your classroom with the 4Cs – An interview with Prof Michael Anderson

In this episode Dan interviews Prof. Michael Anderson discussing how the 4Cs: Creativity, Critical Reflection, Communication, and Collaboration can be used to transform teaching and learning. Episode 52 How to transform your classroom with the 4Cs is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Join the Facebook Community Video show Show notes The […]

Episode 51 How to improve student engagement with differentiation

Episode 51 How to improve student engagement with differentiation

Episode 51 looks at how you can improve student engagement through differentiation by focusing on both the student and the classroom. Episode 51 How to improve student engagement with differentiation is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Join the Facebook Community Video show Show notes Methods of differentiation Student Elements Where they […]

Episode 50 3 ways to integrate your curriculum – live

Episode 50 3 ways to integrate your curriculum – live

Episode 50 was celebrated via live stream on Facebook discussing 3 ways to integrate your curriculum, covering multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary approaches. Dan shares stories of how he has applied these approaches at his own school and at home with his son. Episode 50 3 ways to integrate your curriculum is licensed under a Creative […]

Episode 49 6 Common Sense Strategies to Improve Student Learning

Episode 49 6 Common Sense Strategies to Improve Student Learning

Episode 49 is all about using the 6 senses – hearing, smell, taste, sight, touch and proprioception – in your classroom to improve student learning.  6 Common Sense Strategies to Improve Student Learning is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Join the Facebook Community Video show Show notes Sight Using sight to […]

Episode 48 Creating Lifelong Learners Through Formative Assessment with Dylan Wiliam

Episode 48 Creating Lifelong Learners Through Formative Assessment with Dylan Wiliam

In this episode, Emeritus Professor Dylan Wiliam will discuss formative assessment and why it is the most important thing teachers need to get right in their classroom. He will also provide details on how to do formative assessment well at school, develop students to become lifelong learners and provide practical guidance to help educators get […]

Episode 47 Inquiry Based Learning with Trevor MacKenzie

Episode 47 Inquiry Based Learning with Trevor MacKenzie

In this episode of the Effective Teaching Podcast, Dan interviews Trevor MacKenzie author of “Dive into Inquiry” and “Inquiry Mindset“. Throughout this interview Trevor explains the difference between inquiry-based learning (IBL) and Project-based learning and why we should consider using the inquiry model to instill lifelong learning in our students. He discusses the need for […]

Episode 46 Curriculum reforms, reviews and some fantastic directions to move us forward

Episode 46 Curriculum reforms, reviews and some fantastic directions to move us forward

In this episode, Dan talks about some of the highlights of the reforms recommended, including the emphasis on understanding, inquiry-based learning, application, skill and providing time for teachers. Curriculum reforms, reviews and some fantastic directions to move us forward is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Join the Facebook Community Video show Show […]

Episode 45 Why I Keep a Class Profile

Episode 45 Why I Keep a Class Profile

In this episode, Dan explains why he uses class profiles along with a few tps to help make sure the profile is useful. Why I use a Class Profile is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Join the Facebook Community Video show Show notes 1. To give me specific information on each […]

Episode 44 5 ways to move ideas into long-term memory

Episode 44 5 ways to move ideas into long-term memory

In this episode, Dan provides 5 ways to move ideas into long-term memory. 5 ways to move ideas into long-term memory is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Join the Facebook Community Video show Show notes 3 Systems of Memory Sensory – very short 1-3 seconds Working – 4-8 items at a […]

Episode 43 5 ways to increase student motivation to learn

Episode 43 5 ways to increase student motivation to learn

In this episode, Dan provides 5 easy ways to increase student motivation in your classroom.. 5 Ways to Increase Student Motivation to Learn is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Join the Facebook Community Video show Show notes Setting Expectations Setting high expectations is the beginning. If you expect more and expect […]