Episode Archive

56 episodes of Science In-Between since the first episode, which aired on September 9th, 2020.

  • Episode 55: Good Things Come in Threes

    September 15th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  47 mins 22 secs

    In this final episode in our "teacher education trilogy," Scott and Ollie discuss the current preparation programs at their institutions and how their design was informed by research.

  • Episode 54: My Minion, Not My Lackey

    September 8th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  42 mins 36 secs

    We continue our conversation around science teacher preparation, specifically our own experience with being prepared to teach science.

  • Episode 53: Ten Thousand Hours Ago

    September 2nd, 2021  |  Season 2  |  51 mins 25 secs

    In this episode, Scott and Ollie share their experiences with their teacher education programs.

  • Episode 52: Joy to the World

    August 25th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  57 mins 1 sec

    For this last episode of season one we just talk joys.

  • Episode 51: Harumph!

    August 17th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  52 mins 14 secs

    In this episode, we dig deeper into phenomenon-based teaching and what it would look like in a classroom setting.

  • Episode 50: Mahna Mahna Do Do Do Do Do

    August 13th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  56 mins 11 secs

    This episode we talk about the difference between a phenomenon and a science topic and why people should care about it.

  • Episode 49: Not about Pornography, Eugenics or Psychopathy

    August 4th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  52 mins 9 secs

    In this episode, we finish up our discussion of pedagogical content knowledge and examine the larger impacts (and unintended consequences) of measuring things.

  • Episode 48: Haters Have Got to Hate (or Do They?)

    July 28th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  52 mins 54 secs

    We continue the conversation about PCK and its spawn.

  • Episode 47: Scott's Swear Jar

    July 21st, 2021  |  Season 1  |  50 mins 4 secs

    In this episode, we discuss PCK (pedagogical content knowledge) and its impact on the field of education and teacher education.

  • Episode 46: Not All Friends of the Show

    July 14th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  40 mins

    This week we summarize our discussion of learning theory and talk about why teachers (or anyone) should care about it.

  • Episode 45: Our Mid-Life Crisis Episode

    July 7th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  50 mins 4 secs

    In this week's episode, we discuss the research on learning progressions in science education.

  • Episode 44: We are not the Borg

    June 30th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  53 mins 59 secs

    This week we talk about Posner, Strike, Hewson, and Getzog's paper on conceptual change and the theory's impact on science education.

  • Episode 43: Heroes, Villians, and Apprentices

    June 23rd, 2021  |  Season 1  |  52 mins 5 secs

    This week, we continue our examination of different learning theories and theorists and dig into Situated Learning: Legitimate Peripheral Participation by Lave and Wenger.

  • Episode 42: Confronting Your Own IRE

    June 16th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  47 mins 3 secs

    We talk about Jay Lemke's book "Talking Science: Language, Learning, and Values".

  • Episode 41: All the Hammers

    June 9th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  49 mins 27 secs

    In this episode, we continue our learning theory conversation by digging into the seminal article by Brown, Collins and Duguid that popularized the term "cognitive apprenticeship."

  • Episode 40: Happy Dewey Day

    June 2nd, 2021  |  Season 1  |  47 mins 13 secs

    John Dewey Episode on Dewey Day.