S2 Ep7 – Helping great teachers grow and ending the coward punch

Aug. 10, 2022

Mike Broadstock learns about the work that the Pat Cronin Foundation does in schools to help end the coward punch with Pat's father, Matt Cronin, and Natalie Moutafis speaks with Haileybury master teacher Clare Mackie about …

S2 Ep6 – Meet the Internet's Dad and find out about the new faces for education in parliament

July 26, 2022

Shane Green talks with Rob Kenney, the father behind Dad, how do I?, the YouTube channel giving practical ‘dadvice‘ for everyday tasks, Michael Broadstock talks with ISV Chief Executive Michelle Green about the new faces fro…

S2 Ep5 – Children's Laureate Gabrielle Wang and how ISV is reigniting education

May 30, 2022

Michael Broadstock talks with Kieren Noonan about how ISV is helping teachers and school leaders reignite and reimagine education, Shane Green talks with Gabrielle Wang about how she came to be Australian Children’s Laureate…

S2 Ep4 – Getting back to nature, and the power of the spoken word

May 17, 2022

Natalie Moutafis talks with author and psychologist Megan de Beyer about the benefits for families in getting back to nature, Shane Green talks with ISV Chief Executive Michelle Green about ISV’s poetry competition for stude…

S2 Ep 3 – The Federal Election

May 5, 2022

Shane Green talks with ISV Chief Executive Michelle Green ahead of the federal election,  about the issues that matter to Independent schools, before and after polling day.

S2 Ep2 – Microcredentials

April 27, 2022

Mike Broadstock talks with DeakinCo CEO Glenn Campbell and ISV Innovation and Learning Leader Deb Carmichael about Microcredentials – Digital Badges – and how they are giving educators a new way of demonstrating what they ha…

S2 Ep1 – Rion Nakaya from The Kid Should See This and ISV's Deb Carmichael

Feb. 28, 2022

Mike Broadstock talks with Rion Nakaya, the curator of The Kid Should See This, a free website with thousands of kid friendly videos that parents and teachers can share with children. Shane Green talks with Deb Carmichael ab…

What's in store for 2022?

Dec. 6, 2021

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S1 Ep9 – The year that's gone and the year ahead, and how to prepare kids for starting school

Dec. 3, 2021

In our last episode for 2021, Michelle Green chats with Mike Broadstock about the year that’s gone and the year ahead, Natalie Moutafis talks with education expert Rod Soper about the ways parents can help prepare their kids…

S1 Ep 8 – Leading Learning that Matters

Nov. 9, 2021

Shane Green talks with ISV partners Flossie Chua, Dave Perkins, and Daniel Wilson from Project Zero at the Harvard Graduate School of Education about a signature program that helps principals prepare learners for living, wor…

S1 Ep7 – The importance of handwriting, the teacher who made a difference in Michelle Green's life, and the best ways to motivate students,

Oct. 15, 2021

Dr. Noella Mackenzie underlines the importance of handwriting and keyboarding skills with Mike Broadstock. Université Laval Associate Professor Julien Bureau talks with Shane Green about the best ways to motivate students. I…

S1 Ep6 – Shelftalkers, supporting kids through a lockdown school holiday, and ISV's student poetry competiton

Sept. 17, 2021

School Library Association of Victoria Chief Executive Susan La Marca tells Mike Broadstock about a new program that helps school librarians build the reading culture at schools. Natalie Moutafis speaks with Enlighten Educat…

S1 Ep5 – VCAA CEO Stephen Gniel on NAPLAN, the GAT and the VCE

Sept. 3, 2021

Shane Green interviews Stephen Gniel, Chief Executive Officer at Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority.

S1 Ep4 – Project Rockit and Project Wayfinder

Aug. 20, 2021

Mike Broadstock speaks with Lucy Thomas about Project Rockit, the youth-driven movement against cyber bullying she created with her sister. Natalie Moutafis speaks with ISV's Will Hanley about a program that helps secondary …

S1 Ep3 – The impact of family birth order, how Cognizance helps students learn, and how we can all learn from Bilbo Baggins

July 30, 2021

Shane Green speaks with parenting expert Michael Grose about how our position in the family birth order shapes our lives, Mike Broadstock talks with educational neuroscientist Jared Cooney Horvath and ISV's Winnie Wong about…

S1 Ep2 – Bonsai Child author Dr Judith Locke, and what it's like being a new principal in a pandemic

June 25, 2021

Shane Green talks with the author of The Bonsai Child and The Bonsai Student, Dr. Judith Locke, Mike Broadstock talks to Casey Grammar Principal Fiona Williams and ISV's Aynur Simsirel about being a principal in a pandemic, …

S1 Ep1 – Launching isPodcast, consent education, and ISV's Arts Learning Festival

May 6, 2021

isPodcast is a new show for schools and the wider community. Each episode, we will be talking with teachers, students, education and parenting experts, and school leaders with all the news, views and ideas from Independent e…