TTT Episode 97: Teaching Kids Sexuality and Being a Better Teacher

Pete (@mr_van_w) asks when is it appropriate to start teaching students about sexuality and in particular non-cis/binary/fluid sexuality. He also brought a good news story about an inspiring Indigenous principal. John (@jfcatto) then highlight the divide between research and practice in education and that the way to being a good teacher is by striving to be a better teacher.   

 

Pete: Can teachers be trusted to teach primary school pupils about LGBT relationships - Joe Baron 

https://joethebaron21.blogspot.com/2019/05/can-teachers-be-trusted-to-teach.html

At school, Nicole's classmates didn't talk to her, now she's an inspiring principal - Helen Pitt

https://www.smh.com.au/national/at-school-nicole-s-classmates-didn-t-talk-to-her-now-she-s-an-inspiring-principal-20190523-p51qew.html

 

John: Teaching not a research-based profession - Dylan William

https://www.tes.com/news/dylan-wiliam-teaching-not-research-based-profession

 

AEON

http://www.aeon.net.au/

 

Vanilla Australian Observational Comedy:

Carl Barron https://youtu.be/wooAsMxJGy0 

Third drawer from the Top - Jimoen https://youtu.be/Jqe4_MOHB3o 


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