Tertiary Catalogue

Education and Training


Take It from Us: Advice from Teachers

Take It from Us: Advice from Teachers

Teaching Controversial Issues

Teaching controversial issues can be tough. And, as a teacher, you'll always have to deal with curve balls from students or stakeholders. But with preparation and practice, it will get easier.
Talk the Talk: Communicating with Stakeholders

Talk the Talk: Communicating with Stakeholders

Teaching Controversial Issues

When it comes to teaching controversial issues, one of your main concerns may be push back from parents or administrators. To avoid conflict, communication and preparation are key.
The Teacher's Playbook: Effective Strategies

The Teacher's Playbook: Effective Strategies

Teaching Controversial Issues

Spontaneous discussions are great for examining historical decisions or ethical debates, not so much for controversial issues, which can often involve people's identities, backgrounds or politics. Discussing contentious subjects requires careful...Show More
Deciding to Decide: Sharing Your Views with Students

Deciding to Decide: Sharing Your Views with Students

Teaching Controversial Issues

What kind of teacher are you? A neutral facilitator? Or someone who is likely to volunteer your views? When it comes to impacting student learning, studies show no significant difference between these two approaches. But there are pros and cons.
Teaching Controversial Issues: Why Do It?

Teaching Controversial Issues: Why Do It?

Teaching Controversial Issues

Tackling controversial issues in the classroom can be difficult, but it's important to do. No matter where your students go in life, they will encounter controversy and difference. And, they need the skills to navigate it. That preparation begins...Show More
Research-Informed Principles: Making Better Video

Research-Informed Principles: Making Better Video

Creating Instructional Video

Teaching practice should be evidence-based and research tells us a great deal about effective instructional video. In this video, English, History and EAL teacher Steven Kolber covers key ideas and principles, including cognitive load, gesture,...Show More
Pros and Cons of Six Video Types

Pros and Cons of Six Video Types

Creating Instructional Video

Instructional video falls into different categories, each with different applications. In this video, English, History and EAL teacher Steven Kolber discusses six options: direct instruction/lecture, shared viewing, partial flip, in-class station...Show More
Different Forms of Instructional Video

Different Forms of Instructional Video

Creating Instructional Video

Instructional video can take different forms, each with its own pros and cons. In this video, English, History and EAL teacher Steven Kolber introduces four types: screen capture, boards, classroom observation (video on demand) and green screen,...Show More
Pedagogy: Using Video Effectively

Pedagogy: Using Video Effectively

Creating Instructional Video

Instructional video can free up more class time to deliver pedagogy and enhance your teaching. In this video, English, History and EAL teacher Steven Kolber suggests activities and techniques that you can apply in the classroom, highlighting the...Show More
Make and Publish a Video

Make and Publish a Video

Creating Instructional Video

There are four key steps to creating instructional video for your students: pre-production, production, editing and publication. In this video, English, History and EAL teacher Steven Kolber highlights things to consider at each step, including...Show More
Why Make and Use Video?

Why Make and Use Video?

Creating Instructional Video

Instructional video can give you more freedom in the classroom to do interesting and engaging things with students. In this video, English, History and EAL teacher Steven Kolber explains why instructional video can be a powerful educational tool,...Show More
Pornography and Addiction: A Teacher's Guide

Pornography and Addiction: A Teacher's Guide

Behind the Scenes of Respectful Intimate Relationships: A Teacher's Guide

Catherine and Glenn further explore the ideas and themes raised in the ‘Pornography and Addiction’ video. These include recognising and seeking help for pornography addiction and talking to trusted helpers. They also raise other issues to...Show More
Sharing Intimate Images: A Teacher's Guide

Sharing Intimate Images: A Teacher's Guide

Behind the Scenes of Respectful Intimate Relationships: A Teacher's Guide

Catherine and Glenn further explore the ideas and themes raised in the ‘Sharing Intimate Images’ video. These include the impact of non-consensual sharing of intimate images, privacy, sex shaming, revenge porn and victim blaming. They also...Show More
Misogyny in Pornography: A Teacher's Guide

Misogyny in Pornography: A Teacher's Guide

Behind the Scenes of Respectful Intimate Relationships: A Teacher's Guide

Catherine and Glenn further explore the ideas and themes raised in the ‘Misogyny in Pornography’ video. These include how pornography is made for the ‘male gaze’, misogyny and stereotypes in pornography, and the importance of having open...Show More
Pornography v. Reality: A Teacher's Guide

Pornography v. Reality: A Teacher's Guide

Behind the Scenes of Respectful Intimate Relationships: A Teacher's Guide

Catherine and Glenn further explore the ideas and themes raised in the video ‘Pornography v. Reality’. These include consent, if sex acts depicted in pornographic films are real and how people learn about sex. They also raise other issues to...Show More
Pre-Teaching Support

Pre-Teaching Support

Behind the Scenes of Respectful Intimate Relationships: A Teacher's Guide

This video is broken into ten chapters that explore ideas such as creating and maintaining ‘safe places’ to discuss pornography with students. It is an ideal professional development resource for teachers planning to deliver Years 10-12...Show More
Topping and Tailing

Topping and Tailing

Childcare

A short video on cleaning a baby using the top and tail method. Includes a step by step guide and safety tips
Sterilising a Baby's Bottle

Sterilising a Baby's Bottle

Childcare

A short video on how to sterilise a babies bottle. Includes practical demonstrations.
Resusciatation

Resusciatation

Childcare

A short video on baby resuscitation and CPR. Includes step by step instructions.
How to Make Play Doh

How to Make Play Doh

Childcare

A short video on how to make play doh. Includes step by step instructions and a list of ingredients.
Nappy Changing

Nappy Changing

Childcare

A short video on how to change a babies nappy.
Messy Play

Messy Play

Childcare

A short video on how to set up a messy play session for a baby. Includes step by step instructions for a sensory play session.
Making a Bottle

Making a Bottle

Childcare

A short video on preparing a bottle for a baby. Includes step by step instructions including hygiene advice.
Choking

Choking

Childcare

A short video on how to deal with a choking baby. Includes step by step instructions.
Bedtime Routine

Bedtime Routine

Childcare

A short video on setting a bedtime routine for a baby. Includes tips and safety advice.