Intersection Education Podcast

Intersection Education Podcast

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The Intersection Education Podcast speaks to insiders and outsiders in the education field seeking to make schools better..
#28 - Ramona Big Head - Colonialism from an Indigenous Perspective
Dec 13 • 56 min
Ramona Big Head speaks about what colonialism is to her as a Blackfoot woman and the effects on her life today.
#27 - Dr. Phil McRae - Curriculum Implementation, Class Size & Technology
Dec 6 • 43 min
Dr. Phil McRae speaks about the new Alberta curriculum, the effect of class sizes on learning and mindful use of technology.
#26 - The Third Path - Dr. David Tranter, Lori Carson, & Tom Boland
Nov 29 • 70 min
The authors of The Third Path speak about the importance of relationships in schools.
#25 - John McGettigan - Teachers Leading Learning & Citizenship
Nov 15 • 36 min
John McGettigan speaks about teachers leading learning, using Learning Sprints to improve teachers practice and citizenship education.
#24 - Discussion with Bryn Spence
Nov 1 • 35 min
A discussion with Bryn Spence on current issues for school leaders.
#23 - Gordon Campbell - French Immersion Leadership
Oct 17 • 46 min
Gordon Campbell speaks about lesson he learned leading French Immersion schools and his new book about Leadership.
#22 - Jesse McLean & Travis McNaughton - Personalized Learning
Oct 11 • 48 min
Jesse & Travis speak about their experience leading change and how they believe personalized learning should be increased in schools.
#21 - Dr. Jason Jay - Breaking Through Gridlock
Oct 3 • 60 min
Dr. Jay gives tools to find the middle ground in polarized conversations and move forward on contentious issues.
#20 - Summary and Review 1
Sep 27 • 20 min
A summary of our first 19 episodes highlighting the main themes that were discussed.
#19 - Dr. Valin Jordan - Social Justice and Education Leadership
Sep 19 • 41 min
Dr. Jordan speaks about ensuring schools are socially just places for all students.
#18 - Carolyn Cameron - Leading Learning
Sep 13 • 41 min
Carolyn Cameron speaks about leading improvement in teaching practice and making better schools.
#17 - Dr. Suzanne Squires - Mental Health for Students and Teachers
Sep 6 • 46 min
Dr. Suzanne Squires, a family physician, speaks about strategies to help those who are dealing with mental health issues at school.
#16 - Dr. Nancy Wise - Inclusion in French Immersion
Aug 29 • 31 min
Dr. Nancy Wise speaks about the French Immersion program and meeting the needs of all learners.
#15 - Dr. Dwayne Donald - Indigenous Perspectives
Aug 22 • 56 min
Dr. Dwayne Donald speaks about bringing indigenous perspectives into education and shares stories about how we can make schools more inclusive to indigenous students.
#14 - Andrew Milne - Health Literacy
Aug 16 • 36 min
We speak with Andrew Milne, the SHAPE America Health Teacher of the year in 2017, about ways to make Health education relevant and impactful for students.
#13 - Dr. Natalie Keefer - Global Citizenship and Social Justice
Aug 9 • 38 min
Dr. Natalie Keefer speaks about developing citizenship in students and using other practices to increase performance in Social Studies.
#12 - Dr. Dean Kriellaars - Physical Literacy
Jul 31 • 56 min
Dr. Dean Kriellaars speaks about physical literacy and ways that we can improve the overall health of students through changes to how we deliver Physical Education in schools.
#11 - Dr. Eric Anctil - The TechnoHuman Future
Jul 19 • 51 min
Dr. Eric Anctil from the University of Portland shares his thoughts on the use of “machines” in our lives and gives some strategies to become more mindful of how we use them.
#10 - Felicia Ochs - Wellness, Resiliency, and Community
Jul 10 • 39 min
Felicia Ochs is the Wellness Coordinator at Parkland School Division in Stony Plain, Alberta. We speak about why schools and teachers should be concerned with wellness and how we might improve the health of our students.
#9 - Dr. Joanne Blannin - Educational Technology
Jun 26 • 39 min
Dr. Joanne Blannin speaks about using technology in teaching and learning.
#8 - Shelagh Pyper - Nature@School
Jun 19 • 28 min
Shelagh Pyper speaks to use about Nature based play, why we should get outside with our students and some ways to make it happen.
#7 - Bronwyn Ryrie Jones - Assessment to Improve Learning
Jun 12 • 46 min
Bronwyn Ryrie Jones speaks to us about assessment and how to improve our practice to better create learning for students.
#6 - Dr. Amy Samuels - Culturally Responsive Pedagogy
Jun 5 • 40 min
We speak with Dr. Amy Samuels from the University of Montevallo about equity in schools and how we might ensure that schools serve all of our students.
#5 - Dr. Duncan Symons - Getting Inquiry Right
May 28 • 73 min
Dr. Duncan Symons talks about using inquiry effectively, dialogical approaches to teaching and teaching in rural settings.
#4 - Dr. Randy Hetherington - The Power of Relationships
May 22 • 62 min
Dr. Randy Hetherington talks about his approach to being a principal and his move towards educational research. He highlights the importance of relationships and giving your all for your students.
#3 - Kristie O’Neill - Improving Teaching and Learning
May 16 • 36 min
In this episode, we speak with Kristie O’Neill about improving teaching and learning. Kristie works with teachers in New South Wales, Australia.
#2 - Terri Lynn Guimond - Using Learning Sprints
May 8 • 31 min
In this episode, we focus on Learning Sprints with Terri Lynn Guimond from Evergreen Catholic Schools in Spruce Grove, Alberta.
#1 - Dr. Ryan Dunn - Getting a Better Sense of How
May 3 • 41 min
We speak with Dr. Ryan Dunn about research on teaching and learning. Ryan shares his insight having worked under Dr. John Hattie, as well as in the Australian states of Victoria and Queensland, in New York City, in California and now in the Canadian…