OwlTail

Cover image of Graduate School of Education

Graduate School of Education

Graduate School of Education

Popular episodes

All episodes

The best episodes ranked using user listens.

Podcast cover

Improving the Quality of Instruction in U.S. Schools

Three panelists discuss their perspectives on addressing the obstacles and practices holding back the quality of instruction in the United States. (May 12, 2011)

1hr

11 Oct 2011

Rank #1

Podcast cover

A Perspective on Teaching, The Past and Present: A Reflection from Lee Schulman at SSTI

Lee Shulman skillfully conveys how student learning is nurtured by teaching that optimizes both the use of routinization and innovation. (June 20, 2011)

55mins

11 Oct 2011

Rank #2

Similar Podcasts

Podcast cover

Stanford Summer Teaching Institute: Program Overview

An overview of Stanford Summer Teaching Institute's mission and the programs it offers for individual teachers as well as teams of teachers and administrators. (June 20, 2011)

4mins

11 Oct 2011

Rank #3

Podcast cover

Does Teacher Education Have a Future?

A panel featuring educators discusses the current state of professional development for teachers and how the process can be improved upon to create better schools. (May 12, 2011)

1hr 6mins

25 May 2011

Rank #4

Most Popular Podcasts

Podcast cover

Does Teacher Education Have a Future?

A panel featuring educators discusses the current state of professional development for teachers and how the process can be improved upon to create better schools. (May 12, 2011)

1hr 6mins

25 May 2011

Rank #5

Podcast cover

A Conversation on "Waiting for Superman"

KQED's Michael Krasny moderates a discussion of educational experts regarding the controversial film Waiting for Superman and the complex educational issue of teacher quality. (October 4, 2010)

47mins

14 Oct 2010

Rank #6

Podcast cover

A Conversation on "Waiting for Superman"

KQED's Michael Krasny moderates a discussion of educational experts regarding the controversial film Waiting for Superman and the complex educational issue of teacher quality. (October 4, 2010)

47mins

14 Oct 2010

Rank #7

Podcast cover

Supporting Excellent Teaching of English Learners: Panel Discussion

A panel of experts comments on what we know about preparing and supporting teachers to meet the needs of English learners in the United States school system and how current practices can be improved upon in the future. (April 24, 2010)

11 Jul 2010

Rank #8

Podcast cover

Supporting Excellent Teaching of English Learners: New Directions

Kris Guierrez, Professor and the Inaugural Provost Chair at the University of Colorado, Boulder, discusses teaching English as form of 'remedial' education that she calls a culture of distributive expertise. (April 24, 2010)

27 Jun 2010

Rank #9

Podcast cover

The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education

Diane Ravitch discusses how the convergence accountability and school choice are promoting privatization of American public schools and threatening to leave many children behind. (April 14, 2010)

4 Jun 2010

Rank #10