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Stay up to date with NetSupport’s latest broadcasts and listen back to our previous podcasts on topics such as safeguarding, digital citizenship and teaching with edtech – plus, catch up on all the activity and interviews with key education experts from recent Bett shows.You can also listen to chats about all things education-related from specialists in the sector in our Big Education Debates, as well as learn about how edtech can help your school or Trust with managing its IT, complying with GDPR – and much more!

Stay up to date with NetSupport’s latest broadcasts and listen back to our previous podcasts on topics such as safeguarding, digital citizenship and teaching with edtech – plus, catch up on all the activity and interviews with key education experts from recent Bett shows.You can also listen to chats about all things education-related from specialists in the sector in our Big Education Debates, as well as learn about how edtech can help your school or Trust with managing its IT, complying with GDPR – and much more!

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United Kingdom

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Stay up to date with NetSupport’s latest broadcasts and listen back to our previous podcasts on topics such as safeguarding, digital citizenship and teaching with edtech – plus, catch up on all the activity and interviews with key education experts from recent Bett shows.You can also listen to chats about all things education-related from specialists in the sector in our Big Education Debates, as well as learn about how edtech can help your school or Trust with managing its IT, complying with GDPR – and much more!

Language:

English


Episodes

Of Primary Importance Podcast by ReallySchool - Ep. 4 - Inclusive Books

10/19/2021
In this episode, we are joined by Azuraye Williams (@chocpud85) and Lesley Berrington (@Hattiesfriends). Lesley is a NNEB Nursery Owner turned Inclusive Author of the 'Hattie and friends' series of story books. Her books feature positive images of disability, with familiar themes and educational content. The books are suitable for all young children. Lesley believes children need to see disability in books to learn acceptance, respect and understanding for the differences we all...

Duration:01:07:00

Of Primary Importance Podcast by ReallySchool - Ep. 3 - Minecraft Education Edition project

10/4/2021
In this episode, we are joined by Kate McCallam (@ChattyStaffroom). Kate is a Year 6 teacher and Computing lead at an independent school in York with 15 years of experience teaching predominantly in Year 6. She is a Literacy specialist and MFL graduate who loves creative curriculum, research, sharing ideas and chatty staffrooms. She also has a previous life in TV production! I talked to Kate about her Minecraft Education Edition project with two Year 6 classes. Here are some of the...

Duration:00:42:27

Gabe Howard: Mental Health - Trends and Truths

9/30/2021
Gabe Howard (@gabehoward29), host of the award-winning 'Inside Mental Health' podcast, author of 'Mental Illness is an Asshole and Other Observations', and national speaker, joins Mark Anderson (@ICTEvangelist) on NetSupport Radio to discuss “Mental Health - Trends and Truths”. In this podcast, Gabe covers the following questions: • US trends in mental health/mental illness • US response to mental health/mental illness • Mythbusting mental health and understanding the real truths •...

Duration:00:59:01

Dr Leila Walker - Improving life skills and wellbeing amongst young people

9/23/2021
Dr Leila Walker (@walker_leila), Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer at Persona Education, joins Al Kingsley (@AlKingsley_Edu) to discuss “Improving life skills and wellbeing amongst young people”. To learn more visit: persona-life.com or follow: @walker_leila

Duration:00:37:21

Olli Vallo - Evidence-informed EdTech product evaluation

9/17/2021
In this episode of NetSupport Radio we talk with Olli Vallo. A former teacher, based in Helsinki who has developed an evidence-informed edtech product evaluation process that aims to help educators and decision makers learn about the pedagogical efficacy of edtech products. We were thrilled with their evaluations of two of our products, NetSupport School and classroom.cloud and in this episode we discuss: · What makes for a good edtech product · How they review edtech products against...

Duration:00:30:17

Of Primary Importance Podcast - Ep.2 - Stepping up teaching and stepping into new roles - with Oliver Wright

9/13/2021
In this episode, Kat Cauchi is joined by Oliver Wright (@OliverSlt) whi discusses stepping up teaching and stepping into new roles. Oliver is the sector manager for Senior Leadership at Twinkl. His role is to develop links with and content for leaders in school. He lives in Sheffield and before joining Twinkl, taught in primary schools for over 20 years. His experience ranges from large city schools to small Peak District schools, including 8 years of headship in two very different schools....

Duration:00:36:53

Tip Top Tips Edu - Computing and ICT at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5 - Al Metcalfe

9/7/2021
Welcome to another episode of #TipTopTipsEdu! In this episode, I talk with teacher and Head of Computing, Al Metcalfe. A secondary school teacher of more than 20 years with a heritage of innovation and entrepreneurialism, Al shares his #TipTopTipsEdu around all things Computing. Alongside this, he also talks about a solution he has created to support and act as a companion to the teaching of Computing and ICT at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5: Deliver Computing 360. Passionate about Computing and...

Duration:00:31:48

Of Primary Importance Podcast - Ep.1 - Using pupil voice in planning - with Kate Sturdy

9/6/2021
Kat Cauchi is joined by Kate Sturdy who discusses how she uses pupil voice in her planning and how this has been embedded across the school. Kate is a Key Stage 2 Curriculum Lead in North Wales and Year 5 (soon to be Year 6) teacher with over 14 years teaching experience. She has presented for GwE about her journey to SLT, lectured for Bangor, Chester, and Leeds Beckett University about the new curriculum in Wales, and is currently working on assessment with the Welsh government. Kate is...

Duration:00:49:12

Craig Kemp - Transforming teachers’ and leaders’ professional learning in schools

9/6/2021
Craig Kemp (@mrkempnz), Co-Founder of @EduSparkWorld, Global EdTech & Digital Transformation Consultant and Host of @edtech_podcast, joins Al Kingsley (@AlKingsley_Edu) to discuss “Transforming teachers’ and leaders’ professional learning in schools”.

Duration:00:17:43

Andy Gough - Supporting inclusivity and neurodiversity in education

8/17/2021
Al Kingsley chats with Andy Gough, CEO of e-Quality Solutions about technology's role in contributing to equality, inclusivity and mental wellness, and removing barriers to learning in education, employment and life – especially for students with disabilities. Andy explains in particular how the Learning Labs arm of his business has evolved to cater not only for university students as part of their DSA allowance, but also as a learning portal for wider online learning. You can watch the...

Duration:00:26:43

The 'Check it out!' show - July

7/28/2021
This July, the 10th episode of the ‘Check it out!’ show is offering new education solution/service providers to take to the floor and showcase their offering to educators. Each guest will get five minutes to showcase their solution LIVE – providing a burst of inspiration for schools. You can also watch the show back here, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zAZAGr1eQn0 Interested in entering for an opportunity to be featured? https://www.netsupportsoftware.com/showcase

Duration:01:20:27

TipTopTips Edu - Effective use of technology in the classroom - Kat Cauchi

7/12/2021
Welcome to another episode of #TipTopTipsEdu! In this episode, we are joined by former Primary school teacher, now Product Manager of ReallySchool, Kat Cauchi. With a number of accolades to her name such as being a member of the Gender Equality Collective, a TechnoCamps GiST role model and an author for the Global Edtech team, Kat’s work and sharing in the wider education community is worthy of checking out! A positive role model for education on social media, Kat is passionate about...

Duration:00:32:10

TipTopTips Edu - Effective use of technology in the classroom - Tim Evans

7/5/2021
Welcome to another episode of #TipTopTipsEdu! In this episode, we are joined by Hong Kong-based educator, Tim Evans! Originally from Wales, Tim is now the Educational Technology Coordinator at Stamford American School in Hong Kong. As an Apple Distinguished Educator, Microsoft Innovative Educator and Google Certified Innovator, Tim is always on the look-out for the latest technology that can support teaching and learning, and he is passionate about connecting, collaborating and sharing with...

Duration:00:12:00

Brianna Hodges - The opportunities in a post-pandemic landscape

7/1/2021
Al Kingsley sits down with Brianna Hodges (@bhodgesEDU) to discuss edtech opportunities in a post-pandemic landscape. As an education consultant and with a Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction with a specialization in Instructional Design and Technology, Al asks Brianna if we have an opportunity to hit the reset button for school technology or if the reset only applies to pure pedagogical or societal opportunity. Brianna also explores the impact gaps based on grade level and offers her top...

Duration:00:39:16

Tip Top Tips Edu - Effective use of technology in the classroom - Paul Tullock

6/30/2021
Welcome to another episode of #TipTopTipsEdu! In this episode, we talk with Apple Distinguished Educator and Apple Professional Learning Specialist, Paul Tullock. A former Primary educator, Paul has led on digital learning in his schools, supported many beyond his school walls and is known on social media for his great sharing, ideas and community building amongst educators who use Apple products in their classrooms. Now working with Jigsaw24, Paul is a passionate advocate for accessible...

Duration:00:34:49

The 'Check it out!' show - June Edition

6/23/2021
This June, the ‘Check it out!’ show is diving deep into the newest edtech services and solutions available to the education sector. Each guest will get five minutes to showcase their solution LIVE – providing a burst of inspiration for schools. Interested in entering for an opportunity to be featured? https://www.netsupportsoftware.com/showcase

Duration:01:43:50

Tip Top Tips Edu - Teaching...Leading...Coaching - Bukky Yusuf

5/26/2021
Welcome to another episode of #TipTopTipsEdu. In this episode I was thrilled to welcome Bukky Yusuf to the show. For those not aware of Bukky’s work you certainly will by the end of this episode. A secondary Science teacher by trade, Bukky is a blogger, coach, senior leader and has many strings to her bow as you’ll discover in the episode. Keeping things eighties themed with the questions in this episode, I prompted Bukky with several pertinent questions to try and gain some insights into...

Duration:00:36:43

Rachel Dunsmore - Maths and effective pedagogy - ArcMaths

5/4/2021
In this interview, our Head of Education, Mark Anderson, got to talk about Maths and effective pedagogy for mobile learning with former Maths teacher, Rachel Dunsmore. Now an edupreneur with her own company, Arc Education (creators of a retrieval app for Maths), Rachel provided some interesting insights into the teaching of Maths and mobile learning in general. Responding to questions asking about how to deal with those who ‘don’t do Maths’, approaches to ensuring purposeful use of iPads,...

Duration:00:18:06

Steven Rushforth - DiGii Social Conversation

5/4/2021
This interviews sees NetSupport's Head of Education, Mark Anderson, talking all things digital citizenship, online safety, social media, gaming and more with former Headteacher, Steven Rushforth. Now working as part of DiGii Social, a platform that aims to support learning in these aspects for children aged 11-14, Steven provided lots of useful insights into the whole agenda. Responding to such questions asking for hints, tips and advice around mental health pressures from social media,...

Duration:00:20:02

The 'Check it out!' show - April Edition

4/28/2021
The seventh episode of the ‘Check it out!’ show goes LIVE! This series helps schools discover new solutions in a fun, informative online show, hosted by Al Kingsley and Mark Anderson (authors of ‘A Guide to Creating a Digital Strategy in Education’). Interested in being on the show? Al and Mark are now calling for contributors to the April episode. So, if you have a solution or service you would like school leaders and educators to hear about, please visit:...

Duration:01:51:53