19 July 2022
Take 5 podcasts aim to provide listeners with five points to consider for their classroom practice. Many teachers seem nervous about teaching grammar. In this podcast TRIO discuss where to start and how to make the teaching of grammar connect with what the class is reading and writing.
18 July 2022
Take 5 podcast aims to provide listeners with five points to consider for their classroom practice. This podcast addresses the question of differentiation within primary classrooms. Students who may need differentiation are discussed. Differentiation in content, product, process and environment are unpacked.
28 February 2022
Professor Jim Tognolini explains how it is both possible, and important, to measure values. He explains the process that can be used to develop descriptors and rubrics to measure them.
28 February 2022
Professor Jim Tognolini from the Centre for Educational Measurement and Assessment (CEMA), University of Sydney asserts that assessment is a central activity in all education and that its main function is to improve learning. He stresses that the teacher’s voice and professional judgement are essential in this process.
20 August 2021
Jowen Hillyer emphasises the importance of understanding unique school community needs and ensuring the structure of online schooling works for families.
28 July 2021
Rosemary Henzell emphasises the role of teachers in supporting students and colleagues in this difficult and unusual setting.
27 July 2021
Rosemary Henzell reflects on the challenges of the online environment and the importance of noticing all your students and their learning.