In this episode, getting our
students excited about science: tapping into and growing their
sense of wonder and awe about the world around them, and supporting
them to collaborate on the topics and issues they care
Plus, how to get others on board
with your ‘out -there’ ideas.
And in the Lightning Round, we're
Pushing The Edge of risk, mindset, innovation and the status
Our guest, Jasper Fox Senior, a
middle years Earth Sciences teacher.
Jasper introduces himself (1:00
What is Earth Sciences and how is it
being taught differently nowadays? (2:38)
Connecting what's outside to inside
the classroom - what it demands of us as teachers (3:47)
Shifting to a collaborative and
real-time feedback model with students (5:43)
Jasper's model of teaching Earth
Using video to teach and engage
How Jasper sets up his classroom
Where it all started - How Jasper
transformed his teaching of Earth Sciences (10:28)
What Jasper's students think about
his videos and the challenge of not boring students
How to get colleagues, parents and
resistant students onside with new teaching approaches
What Jasper learnt about himself
Lightning Round: risk - mindset - innovation - status
quo - leadership - Pushing The Edge (25:49)
Innovation Coaching Program - Let's Make your
Innovative Ideas a Reality (29:43)
Jasper's advice to his younger self
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Resources- including links to
Jasper's Science videos - go to PUSHING THE EDGE - EPISODE 20.
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