Each Friday I ask the students at my school an education related question like 'What do you think teachers should do to be better teachers?' and this is a podcast of their replies.
VP 17: Learning Goals16/08/2008 Duración: 03min
This week's question was 'What was one of your learning goals for this term and how are you going with it?'
VP 16: Rubbish Free Lunches16/08/2008 Duración: 04min
This week I asked the kids what they thought of our rubbish free lunches on Tuesday and Thursday.
VP 15: The Best Thing26/07/2008 Duración: 03min
This week's question was 'What is the best thing about being back at school for Term 3?'
VP 14: Travel and Career Plans02/07/2008 Duración: 04min
A chat with my Year 9 students about their future plans.
VP 13: Learning A Second Language02/07/2008 Duración: 10min
A chat with some of my Year 9 and 11 students about why they think it's important to learn another language.
VP 12: Favourite Subjects02/07/2008 Duración: 05min
This week's question was 'What is your favourite subject or thing to do at school?' The teachers even go in on this one!
VP 11: Skills For the Future02/07/2008 Duración: 02min
This week's question was 'What skills do you need to learn to be ready for your future?
VP 9: Principal for a Day03/05/2008 Duración: 03min
This week's question was "If you were Principal for a day what would you change to help improve the way students learn?"
VP 8: Good Students03/05/2008 Duración: 03min
This week's question was 'What makes a good student?'
VP 7: Favourite Classroom Activities31/03/2008 Duración: 02min
Talk about a tough audience - trying voxpopping students on the last day of term. The last thing they want to think about is what the best classroom activity the did was and why is was good. But, I got some responses...
VP 6: Rubbish31/03/2008 Duración: 02min
We have a bit of a problem at our school with too much rubbish being left in the yard, so I asked the students whether it was ok to leave their rubbish lying around. Not all of them said no...
VP 5: Good Teachers31/03/2008 Duración: 04min
This was recorded a while ago but is finally here! Listen to what my students think makes a good teacher. How do you shape up?
VP 4: The Important Stuff At School22/02/2008 Duración: 05min
This week's question was 'What is the most important thing you learn how to do at school?'
VP 3: Making School More Interesting17/02/2008 Duración: 04min
This week's question was 'What could teachers to do to help make school more interesting?'
VP 2: Teachers Knowing Their Learners13/02/2008 Duración: 06min
My initial question was "What do your teachers need to know about how you learn?" but I found that the kids thought this was a bit hard and weren't sure how to answer it. So to make it easier for the students to answer, I mostly asked them "How do you learn best?" They knew the answer then!
VP 1: Looking Forward01/02/2008 Duración: 06min
This week's question was 'What are you looking forward to this year?'