Join members of the Drama Queensland committee as they sit down every few weeks to discuss the latest happenings in the world of Drama education. Episodes will regularly feature special guest contributors, from DQ Life Members through to our wonderful Industry Partners. Episodes will release every third Friday.
8: Advocacy in the Data Age
In this episode of DQ Chats, we begin with a snapshot of the upcoming DQ 2020 VISION conference and last-minute registration details. Tavia Seymour and Katrina Hasthorpe then discuss how data has influenced their classroom practice and how they use it effectively and positively to advocate for Drama in their schools. A key focus at... Read more »
7: The Scene Project
And we’re back! In this episode of DQ Chats, VP Planning and Finance Sam Neill and DQ President Stephanie Tudor talk all things The Scene Project with Queensland Theatre’s Education Co-Ordinator Emma Funnell. With Sam completing the project in Mackay last year, and Stephanie in Brisbane Metro, we get two quite different perspectives on how... Read more »
6: NAIDOC Week 2020
In this mini episode of DQ Chats, DQ President Dana Holden discusses the importance and significance of NAIDOC Week, and offers all Drama teachers a chance to reflect on how they can celebrate Indigenous culture inside the classroom. Our theme music is by Simon Jomphe Lepine, and is used under a Creative Commons License.
5: Greek Theatre
In this special World Teacher’s Day episode of DQ Chats, DQ Vice President (DALO) Stephanie Tudor chats with DQ member Solitaire Marks about the dramatic style of Greek Theatre, and the ways in which they approach it in their classrooms. Our theme music is by Simon Jomphe Lepine, and is used under a Creative Commons... Read more »
4: Graduate Teaching in 2020
In this episode of DQ Chats, DQ Committee member Matthew Kopelke sits down with Issy Mowen, DQ member and first-year teacher, to discuss her experiences in the Drama classroom in 2020, and her transition from pre-service to graduate. Our theme music is by Simon Jomphe Lepine, and is used under a Creative Commons Licence.
3: Pre-Service Teaching in 2020
In this episode of DQ Chats, Dana Holden sits down with Katrina Holmes, one of our DQ Committee members, to discuss her experiences as a pre-service teacher in 2020, as well as the work she has done for the DQ community this year. Our theme music is by Simon Jomphe Lepine, and is used under... Read more »