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The power of TeachMeets

Ben Newsome

One of the most powerful things that you can do is to bring like-minded teachers in a room to share ideas! That is the idea of teachmeets, where highly motivated teachers catch up to share lesson ideas, resources and support to each other outside of traditional conference and formal meeting...

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Episode: 88

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Podcast: STEM in the Middle & Elementary Years

Ben Newsome

We chat with two amazing STEM teachers from Leicester Public Schools who are working hard to help their learners understand STEM form the early years and onward. Listen in to Dr Matthew X. Joseph and Mr James DePace as they describe some of the lessons & activities they've used to...

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Using science in cross-curricular teaching

Ben Newsome

Embedding science across subjects can create deeper connections. Here's just a few ideas on how you could integrate science as part of your other subjects!

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Episode: 86

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Podcast: The Australian Computing Academy with Nicola O’Brien

Ben Newsome

Meet Nicola O'Brien, a computing education specialist who works with the Australian Computing Academy that is helping teachers implement the Digital Technologies Curriculum in classrooms around the country. We chat with Nicola to find out just what ACA has been doing and the impact that they're making!

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Augmented reality in the classroom

Ben Newsome

There are so many ways to incorporate augmented reality in the classroom! Augmented reality, also known as AR, is where a device overlays a digital image or animation over the top of a users view of the world. Here we look at some ways that teachers are incorporating AR in...

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10 Ideas for teaching science this term

Ben Newsome

Students get tired as we near the end of the year. With this in mind, the following teaching strategies will keep them focussed all the way until the Christmas break!

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Episode: 85

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Podcast: Gifted Ed and OC enrichment with Desilee Tait & Dr Haydn Allbutt

Ben Newsome

Providing science enrichment classes for students makes a huge difference for students, not only for the understanding of science but also in their appreciation of how science fits in their world. For the past 7 years, Desille Tait and Dr Hayden Allbutt have worked with the students of Loreto Kirribilli...

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Methods for teaching science

Ben Newsome

There are a variety of science teaching methods you can draw upon when helping students understand their world. We look at common methods we've seen teachers using in classrooms to help students understand how the scientific method actually works and why science impacts upon their own lives.

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Episode: 84

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Podcast: Ecolinc with Bob Hartmann

Ben Newsome

Ecolinc is one of several science & technology innovation centres in Victoria. In this episode, we chat with Bob Hartmann, a highly experienced science teacher who guides us through what is on offer at Ecolinc and his thoughts on helping students understand more about our world.

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Episode: 82

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Podcast: Primary Science & Maths with Libby Foley

Ben Newsome

Science and mathematics are so fundamental for primary students in getting them ready for high school and Libby Foley has a lot to share about ways to ignite that passion! From teaching in Far North QLD down to the Sunshine Coast, Libby is a true leader when it comes to...

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Lesson ideas from LEGO Masters

Ben Newsome

You would be hard-pressed to find someone who has not grown up using LEGO bricks at some point in their lives and as such the TV show's audience ballooned on the back of this nostalgia, drawing in new enthusiasts of all ages. With this in mind, teachers can use the...

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Ideation & design thinking in STEM

Ben Newsome

Got a challenge you need to be solved? Having difficulty coming up with new ideas to solve it? Applying design thinking and ideation principles in a group think environment just might be the answer! 

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Episode: 75

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Podcast: The Power of Play with Liz Rossiter

Ben Newsome

Liz Rossiter from Mud Kitchen describes how Unplug & Play Pop Up STEM playgrounds are helping kids explore science & engineering through play.

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Helping students structure scientific reports

Ben Newsome

Scientific report writing is an essential part of science in the classroom. We look at ways students of different ages can structure meaningful lab reports.

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