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ALL NEW Pushing The Edge - Standing Up For Students in Challenging Times. Listen Now.  

May 15, 2018

In Episode 40, why anti-oppressive education matters; why the concept of neutrality is problematic in education; how to create culturally responsive curricula; and honoring our students’ histories, existence, and ways of knowing.

All this plus our regular segments, Spotlight, Twists and Turns, and The Right Track.

    May 1, 2018

    In this episode, standing up when hatred is stoked; building community through brave conversations about race; and why representation and presence matters. Here we talk hiring more black teachers, as well as The Black Panther and A Wrinkle in Time.

    Plus we shine a light on a civil rights lawyer from the 1950’s and...

    Jun 6, 2017

    In this episode, we focus on a soccer team in the western suburbs of Melbourne Australia. A team made up almost entirely of new arrivals and refugees from the Horn of Africa.

    Our guest studied this team, its players and families over a 3 year period. And we'll be unpacking his key discoveries.

    In particular, how the...

    May 23, 2017

    WarningThis episode contains language that some people may find offensive or distressing.

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    Angie Greene's been surrounded by Professional Sport since she was a young kid.

    Her Pop, Frank Sedgman was a champion tennis player, her dad Russell is in the Australian Football League Hall of Fame, and her two...

    May 9, 2017

    In this episode, how do we go about changing the culture within sporting clubs - opening them up to the rich diversity within our communities?

    How do we deal with sexism, the ableism, the racism, the homophobia and transphobia that puts off so many of us?

    And what about all the emphasis on the 'economics' and 'market...