7 episodes

A Little Bit of Genius is an education podcast where students put big questions to experts.

A Little Bit of Genius Nord Anglia Education

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A Little Bit of Genius is an education podcast where students put big questions to experts.

    Episode 7 | Footballing world record holder Ebbe Sand talks passion, patience and sporting success

    Episode 7 | Footballing world record holder Ebbe Sand talks passion, patience and sporting success

    Former Danish international footballer Ebbe Sand shares his experience of playing in the World Cup and building a successful career in sport with secondary school students Angelina and Alex.

    • 23 min
    Episode 6 | Billy Tan talks about making a name in the world of comics

    Episode 6 | Billy Tan talks about making a name in the world of comics

    In this episode of A Little Bit of Genius, Marvel and DC comic book illustrator Billy Tan shares his experience working for some of the world’s most famed creative brands

    • 25 min
    Episode 5 | The Juilliard School's Dr Joseph Polisi on his life and career in the performing arts

    Episode 5 | The Juilliard School's Dr Joseph Polisi on his life and career in the performing arts

    In our latest episode, students speak with Dr Joseph Polisi, president emeritus of The Juilliard School, which is world-renowned for excellence in performing arts.

    • 32 min
    Episode 4 | The Financial Times' Andrew Jack on creativity in the world of journalism

    Episode 4 | The Financial Times' Andrew Jack on creativity in the world of journalism

    Listen as our student co-hosts Eli and Hala speak with Andrew Jack, Global Education Correspondent at the Financial Times. Andrew has been with the paper since 1990 after studying at Oxford and Harvard.

    • 18 min
    Episode 3 | Oscar-winner Lord David Puttnam on building a career without limits

    Episode 3 | Oscar-winner Lord David Puttnam on building a career without limits

    In the third episode of A Little Bit of Genius, students speak to Oscar winning film producer Lord David Puttnam.

    • 24 min
    Episode 2 | Deborah Ellis on her life as an author and using creativity for social good

    Episode 2 | Deborah Ellis on her life as an author and using creativity for social good

    In this episode of A Little Bit of Genius, our students speak with critically-acclaimed author Deborah Ellis, who wrote more than 20 books including the best-selling novel The Breadwinner.

    In 2017, The Breadwinner was made into a feature-length animated movie with Executive Producer, Angelina Jolie.

    Deborah is also an activist and has made considerable contributions to the improvement of lives of women and children in war-torn countries. This episode’s hosts are students Eli and Angelina.

    • 25 min

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This was a wonderful first podcast! Daniel Gilbert was an interesting and engaging guest and the students asked some great questions.

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