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Video: Teaching better problem solving

Mechanical engineer Michael Arnold says complex problem solving is the number one skill employers are seeking today and in the future, according to the World Economic Forum, as it provides “the power to change things for the better”.

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Video: What makes a good teacher great?

In this video, educator, author and teacher coach Azul Terronez explores the question: ‘What makes a good teacher great?’ Over 24 years, he has repeatedly asked this same question to students and collected over 26,000 responses from eight different schools. Here, he discusses some of the patterns he has uncovered.

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Video: Enhancing STEM engagement

Alfred Deakin Professor and Chair in Science Education at Deakin University, Russell Tytler, discusses how using diagrams and visual representations can help to improve student performance and engagement in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics).

Video: Rural teaching

Three teachers from rural Western Australia discuss their journey into teaching in a rural school.

Video: Answering student NAPLAN questions

Ahead of upcoming 2019 NAPLAN testing in mid-May, Jenny Donovan, Executive Director for the Centre for Education Statistics and Evaluation at the NSW Department of Education, provides expert advice for Year 7 and Year 9 students about to sit the test.