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John Catterson (@jfcatto) and Pete Whiting (@mr_van_w) are two Australian Flipped Educators. Together they talk education, pedagogy and current practice. Find more of Pete and John: Website - www.catfisheducation.com YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/MrCattersonScience YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/PWhiting
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Now displaying: June, 2019
Jun 13, 2019

This week Pete (@mr_van_w) and John (@jfcatto) grapple with the intersection of ideology and economic sense when it comes to www.teacherpayteachers.com. Then John highlights the staggeringly large number of people that it takes to educate a child from K-12. 

 

Pete: Teachers are making millions selling their lesson plans online - Carolyn Thompson

https://www.businessinsider.com/teachers-making-millions-online-lesson-plans-2017-4

 

John: The big picture: How many people influence a student's life - Kim Marshall

https://www.kappanonline.org/marshall-how-many-people-influence-student-life/

 

www.aeon.net.au

 

Jun 12, 2019

In this mini episode, Pete (@mr_van_w) continues his homework with Dave Burgess' Teach Like a Pirate.

We're on the third section RRRRR.

R is for Rapport.

Pete also wrote about this on his blog, you should check it out - he uses some sweet memes.

https://mrvanw.com/2019/06/11/rapport-with-a-reluctant-audience-a-teach-like-a-pirate-read-along/

or simply:
Https://mrvanw.com 

Jun 6, 2019

Pete (@mr_van_w) asks when is it appropriate to start teaching students about sexuality and in particular non-cis/binary/fluid sexuality. He also brought a good news story about an inspiring Indigenous principal. John (@jfcatto) then highlight the divide between research and practice in education and that the way to being a good teacher is by striving to be a better teacher.   

 

Pete: Can teachers be trusted to teach primary school pupils about LGBT relationships - Joe Baron 

https://joethebaron21.blogspot.com/2019/05/can-teachers-be-trusted-to-teach.html

At school, Nicole's classmates didn't talk to her, now she's an inspiring principal - Helen Pitt

https://www.smh.com.au/national/at-school-nicole-s-classmates-didn-t-talk-to-her-now-she-s-an-inspiring-principal-20190523-p51qew.html

 

John: Teaching not a research-based profession - Dylan William

https://www.tes.com/news/dylan-wiliam-teaching-not-research-based-profession

 

AEON

http://www.aeon.net.au/

 

Vanilla Australian Observational Comedy:

Carl Barron https://youtu.be/wooAsMxJGy0 

Third drawer from the Top - Jimoen https://youtu.be/Jqe4_MOHB3o 

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