Virtually Teachers is a show which brings 5 teachers from different contexts together in a roundtable format to discuss big educational questions.
Virtually Teachers episode 16: a conversation with Mike Hill
0.41-24.26: introducing Mike and an exploration of his ideas on world building
24.26-43.44 : a discussion about the 'knowledge turn'
43.44-52.49: the tension between construction and deconstruction across a curriculum
Mike: People From My Neighbourhood by Hiromi Kawakami
Simon: get in the garden and the new book by Lionel Shriver
David: The Story of India by Michael Wood
You can find more of Mike's work here:
Episode 15: Are GCSEs fit for purpose?
0.00-1.16: introduction1.16-22.23: What does assessment mean to us?22.23-53.50: Are GCSEs fit for purpose?53.50-end:...
Virtually Teachers episode 14: Remote learning
0.00-1.02: Introduction to the episode1.02-17.48: How have we helped our students to feel more connected in an online context? 17.48-31.24: What approaches have we found to be most succesful in overcoming the challenges of remote teaching?This section...
Virtually Teachers episode 13: Festive reflections
0.00-01.07: Introduction to the episode
01.07-5.53 : Jacob's reflection
5.53-10.53: Simon's reflection
10.53-18.13: Rachel's reflection
18.13-21.09: David's reflection
Rachel: John Patrick Elliott
Simon: A Promised Land by Barack Obama
Jacob: Any Human Heart by William Boyd
David: Like Stories of Old on Youtube
It's a Wonderful Life: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZ7n4bOLNwc&ab_channel=LikeStoriesofOld
Who we are when everything goes wrong: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vT_sKGbP1yY&ab_channel=LikeStoriesofOld
Jacob's Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/keet1579
Virtually Teachers episode 12: Reflections on the term
0.00-0.45: Introduction0.45-25.39: Reflections and changes in our curricula/practice25.39-35.48: Practical tips for teachers 35.48-end: RecommendationsJacob: Fires of Fath by Eamon Duffy Chloe: Office Lens (app)Rachel: My Octopus Teacher David: Queen's...
Virtually Teachers episode 11: Behaviour
0.00-1.03: Introduction1.03-30.21: What are the keys to great behaviour at a school level?30.21-43.23 : Tips for managing behaviour in the classroom43.23-50.54 : How have we adjusted our practice to meet the current moment?50.45-end: Weekly...