S4E1: Decolonising the English curriculum
Larissa McLean Davies, an Associate Professor in Languages and Literacy Education, hosts a panel discussion on the importance of reading in our lives, and how to make the teaching of English more inclusive, particularly in terms of decolonising the curriculum.
S4E2: COVID-19 – catalyst for change or a retreat to the past?
Professor Jim Watterston, Dean of the Melbourne Graduate School of Education, and Professor Yong Zhao discuss the education system post-COVID-19 and question whether the role of education should be more than simply preparing students for the workforce.
S4E3: Gen X,Y & Z: facing the challenges of the 21st century
Professor Jim Watterston, Dean of the Melbourne Graduate School of Education, and Professor Johanna Wyn discuss the differences and commonalities between the generations revealed by the longitudinal study Life Patterns.
S4E4: New Assessments: Acknowledging Student Success
Professor Jim Watterston, Dean of the Melbourne School of Education, discusses the development of these new assessment tools with Professor Sandra Milligan, Director of the Assessment Research Centre at the University of Melbourne.