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Join Katie from tutor2u Sociology and our special guests for lively discussion, support and encouragement for all GCSE & A-Level Sociology teachers. The Sociology Staffroom podcast is suitable for every Sociology teacher. Whether you're an Early Career Teacher, have taught for many years, or somewhere in between!

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Join Katie from tutor2u Sociology and our special guests for lively discussion, support and encouragement for all GCSE & A-Level Sociology teachers. The Sociology Staffroom podcast is suitable for every Sociology teacher. Whether you're an Early Career Teacher, have taught for many years, or somewhere in between!

    Supporting and Retaining Trainees, with Alison Wiggins

    Supporting and Retaining Trainees, with Alison Wiggins

    Subject leader for PGCE Social Sciences at UCL, Alison Wiggins, joins Katie in the Sociology Staffroom for a fascinating discussion about trainee teachers and how we can support them in the early part of their career.

    • 44 min
    Episode 26 | In conversation with Duncan & Katie: Issues and concerns for teachers towards the end of the Spring term

    Episode 26 | In conversation with Duncan & Katie: Issues and concerns for teachers towards the end of the Spring term

    In a departure from the usual format, usual host Katie and subject lead Duncan have a conversation about issues that teachers face at this time of year: when to "start revision", what to do if there's content still to complete, etc.

    • 24 min
    Episode 25| Teaching Culture & Identity, with Shahina Yasmin

    Episode 25| Teaching Culture & Identity, with Shahina Yasmin

    Experienced sociology teacher, Shahina, joins Katie in the Sociology Staffroom to discuss switching to the optional topic of Culture & Identity, why you might want to, challenges faced, and advice for teaching it.

    • 27 min
    Episode 24 | How to Lecture Less, with Katie Tyler

    Episode 24 | How to Lecture Less, with Katie Tyler

    Regular host Katie Tyler joins Duncan in the Sociology Staffroom to discuss how and why to lecture less and have more student-focused lessons. Lots of practical tips and professional discussion about teaching and learning.

    • 36 min
    Episode 23 | Helping students who have underperformed in their mocks, with Kate Flatley

    Episode 23 | Helping students who have underperformed in their mocks, with Kate Flatley

    Experienced Sociology teacher and YouTuber Kate Flatley (@theteachersociology) joins Katie in the Sociology Staffroom to discuss "bouncing out of the pit" - how to encourage and support students whose mocks show they have a lot to do!

    • 35 min
    Episode 22 | Methods in Context Revisited, with Craig Gelling

    Episode 22 | Methods in Context Revisited, with Craig Gelling

    Experienced Sociology teacher Craig Gelling (aka The Sociology Guy) rejoins Katie in the Sociology Staffroom to once again look at the Methods in Context question and how to help students prepare and revise for this.

    • 30 min

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