Sinopse

Each Friday I ask the students at my school an education related question like 'What do you think teachers should do to be better teachers?' and this is a podcast of their replies.

Episódios

  • VP 17: Learning Goals

    VP 17: Learning Goals

    16/08/2008 Duração: 03min

    This week's question was 'What was one of your learning goals for this term and how are you going with it?'

  • VP 16: Rubbish Free Lunches

    VP 16: Rubbish Free Lunches

    16/08/2008 Duração: 04min

    This week I asked the kids what they thought of our rubbish free lunches on Tuesday and Thursday.

  • VP 15: The Best Thing

    VP 15: The Best Thing

    26/07/2008 Duração: 03min

    This week's question was 'What is the best thing about being back at school for Term 3?'

  • VP 14: Travel and Career Plans

    VP 14: Travel and Career Plans

    02/07/2008 Duração: 04min

    A chat with my Year 9 students about their future plans.

  • VP 13: Learning A Second Language

    VP 13: Learning A Second Language

    02/07/2008 Duração: 10min

    A chat with some of my Year 9 and 11 students about why they think it's important to learn another language.

  • VP 12: Favourite Subjects

    VP 12: Favourite Subjects

    02/07/2008 Duração: 05min

    This week's question was 'What is your favourite subject or thing to do at school?' The teachers even go in on this one!

  • VP 11: Skills For the Future

    VP 11: Skills For the Future

    02/07/2008 Duração: 02min

    This week's question was 'What skills do you need to learn to be ready for your future?

  • VP 9: Principal for a Day

    VP 9: Principal for a Day

    03/05/2008 Duração: 03min

    This week's question was "If you were Principal for a day what would you change to help improve the way students learn?"

  • VP 8: Good Students

    VP 8: Good Students

    03/05/2008 Duração: 03min

    This week's question was 'What makes a good student?'

  • VP 7: Favourite Classroom Activities

    VP 7: Favourite Classroom Activities

    31/03/2008 Duração: 02min

    Talk about a tough audience - trying voxpopping students on the last day of term. The last thing they want to think about is what the best classroom activity the did was and why is was good. But, I got some responses...

  • VP 6: Rubbish

    VP 6: Rubbish

    31/03/2008 Duração: 02min

    We have a bit of a problem at our school with too much rubbish being left in the yard, so I asked the students whether it was ok to leave their rubbish lying around. Not all of them said no...

  • VP 5: Good Teachers

    VP 5: Good Teachers

    31/03/2008 Duração: 04min

    This was recorded a while ago but is finally here! Listen to what my students think makes a good teacher. How do you shape up?

  • VP 4: The Important Stuff At School

    VP 4: The Important Stuff At School

    22/02/2008 Duração: 05min

    This week's question was 'What is the most important thing you learn how to do at school?'

  • VP 3: Making School More Interesting

    VP 3: Making School More Interesting

    17/02/2008 Duração: 04min

    This week's question was 'What could teachers to do to help make school more interesting?'

  • VP 2: Teachers Knowing Their Learners

    VP 2: Teachers Knowing Their Learners

    13/02/2008 Duração: 06min

    My initial question was "What do your teachers need to know about how you learn?" but I found that the kids thought this was a bit hard and weren't sure how to answer it. So to make it easier for the students to answer, I mostly asked them "How do you learn best?" They knew the answer then!

  • VP 1: Looking Forward

    VP 1: Looking Forward

    01/02/2008 Duração: 06min

    This week's question was 'What are you looking forward to this year?'

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