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NZPETeachercast Episode 18 – School wide inquiry with a senior leader

In episode 18 of the NZPETeachercast we have Andrew Murray, a passionate senior leader from Sacred Heart Girls’ College in New Plymouth. We spend a lot the episode talking about how the school wide inquiry came about, with an emphasis on the HOF group that helped co-construct the process. Due to some unfortunate weather, there …

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NZPETeachercast Episode 16 – Twitter quizzes a beginning teacher

Todays episode is a unique one, because we put a request out for questions on Twitter and have presented them to a beginning teacher (actually in her second year). I must admit we received some really good questions! Mallory is a fantastic Health and PE teacher from Kings College who has been innovating since she …

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NZPETeachercast Episode 14 – Flipped classroom and student relationships

kickstarting new episodes of NZPETeachercast with a great interview with Jeremy Cumming, a seconded Secondary Advisor at the Catholic Diocese of Christchurch from Catholic Cathedral College. We have a fantastic discussion about the flipped classroom, with a bit of an emphasis on how it can impact relationships with our students. Jeremy on Twitter. Jeremy’s blog. …

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NZPETeachercast Episode 13 – Basketball as a vehicle & teacher of life

To kick of 2017, we’re having a focus on elite athletes and coaches who are also educators. Todays guest is Zico Coronel from Rongotai College. Zico is an exceptional teacher and basketball coach. He has been the Assistant Head Coach of the Wellington Saints for a number of years, has coached in many schools around …

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NZPETeachercast Episode 12 – Reflections with a first year teacher

In the final episode of the NZPETeachercast for 2016, I get to interview a beginning teacher from Tamaki College in Auckland, NZ. Georgia Dougherty is a Health and PE teacher who is just wrapping up her first year in the profession. She is a teacher who is very reflective, has spent a considerable amount of …

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NZPETeachercast Episode 11 – Maori achieving educational success as Maori

In the penultimate episode of the NZPETeachercast for 2016, I am extremely privileged to interview an ex student of mine. I taught Troy Ruhe during my time at Wellington High School, where he demonstrated success in everything he put his mind to. But even more impressive than his constant success in the classroom, was his …

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NZPETeachercast Episode 10 – Authentic learning through a Sport Ed model

In the 10th episode of the NZPETeachercast we have Andrew O’neill from Middleton Grange School. I met Andrew at PENZ conference earlier in the year and we bumped into each other again at the PENZ Inspired Leadership Programme here in Wellington. Andrew and his team are having huge success using a Sport Education approach with …

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NZPETeachercast Episode 9 – Monsuta Fitness and The PE Geek

Today the NZPETeachercast has its first international guest in the one and only PE Geek, Jarrod Robinson. Jarrod develops and builds apps to support PE teachers in the classroom and contributes significantly to the professional development of teachers around the world. We talk across a range of topics including where he started from, Connected PE …

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