An uplifting podcast for teachers and school leaders from two Deputy Heads, Steve & Russell (@DynamicDeps). Don't Shoot the Deputies covers a wide range of relevant topics and includes regular guest-episodes. Guaranteed to lift your mood and bring you some much-needed calm.
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Gender Equality with Graham Andre (Pt1)
In 2017, teacher Graham Andre featured in a BBC documentary called 'No More Boys and Girls'. How did the experience change Graham's views and behaviours, and how far has the teaching profession come regarding the issue of gender equality? A must listen for every teacher.
Tom Percival - Author and Illustrator
Tom Percival is the author and illustrator of many popular children's books, including 'Ruby's Worry', 'Perfectly Norman' and 'Ravi's Roar'. In this episode, Tom gives us some fascinating insights into what motivates him to write, where he gets his inspiration from and he also tells us about his newest book, 'The Invisible'. An incredibly interesting interview with a wonderful man.
What a Half-Term!
The start to 2021 has been one heck of a ride for everyone working in education. You've shown incredible resilience and adaptability during this time. In this episode we reflect on some of these challenges and spend some time acknowledging those who've helped us through. **With special contributions from our listeners**
Live Teaching Gone Wrong
A bit of light relief to make you smile as Russell and Steve recreate their worst nightmares associated with live teaching.
Remote Learning - Improving Engagement
We all want our students to engage positively with remote learning. In this episode we explore some ideas that we encourage teachers and leaders to reflect on during this time.
Your January Inset
A satirical take on the January school inset... all via Zoom of course. Our little offering to make the profession smile at a tough time for everybody.