Episode 18: Using interactive notebooks

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Episode 18: Using interactive notebooks
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Jen and Louise talk to Emily about how she has used interactive notebooks in English in another context, and about how we are using them now.

Episode 17: Q&A

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Episode 17: Q&A
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Jen and Louise answer some of the common questions they are asked about the model, our school and how we approach teaching. Please send any more questions you may have for our next Q&A episode!

Episode 14: Experiences in adapting the model

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Episode 14: Experiences in adapting the model
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Jen and Louise talk to Matt Titmanis about his experiences in implementing the model in Science…and then get sidetracked by a discussion on assessment and big ideas for more innovations (of course).

Mentioned in this episode is Kareem Farah’s interview (one of three) on the Cult of Pedagogy Podcast.

Episode 12: How we use cognitive load theory

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Episode 12: How we use cognitive load theory
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Jen and Louise discuss their growing knowledge of cognitive load theory and how it is informing their work in the classroom.

Mentioned in this episode:

Cognitive Load Theory in Action by Oliver Lovell

TES podcast on timetables informed by cognitive load theory (this is the one Jen couldn’t remember the name of!)

Minisode 1: What I’m reading

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Minisode 1: What I'm reading
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Jen gives a quick run down of educational books she has been reading.

Mentioned in this minisode:

Rosenshine’s Principles in Action by Tom Sherrington

Sweller’s Cognitive Load Theory in Action by Oliver Lovell

The Knowledge Gap by Natalie Wexler

Thinking Reading: what every secondary teacher needs to know about reading by James and Dianne Murphy

Innovate Inside the Box: empowering learners through UDL and the Innovator’s Mindset by George Couros with Katie Novak

Making Ideas Happen by Scott Belsky

Flip the System Australia: what matters in education edited by Deborah M. Netolicky, Jon Andrews and Cameron Paterson

Teach Like a Champion 2.0: 62 techniques that put students on the path to college by Doug Lemov