Science In-Between

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

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

  • Episode 134: Coercive Persuasion

    March 29th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 8 secs

    This week we talk about minds and how you change them. We talk about David McRaney's 2022 book How Minds Change.

  • Episode 133: The Agency of Outdated References

    March 22nd, 2023  |  Season 3  |  44 mins 5 secs

    In this episode, we revisit the concept of agency and discuss how it applies to students, classrooms, schools, and learning.

  • Episode 132: Umwelt of Podcast Dads

    March 15th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  53 mins 4 secs

    This week we return to Culturally Responsive and Sustaining Education (CRSE) and expand to Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching.

  • Episode 131: Obfuscations for Change

    March 8th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  59 mins 10 secs

    In this episode, we discuss Pennsylvania's new teaching competencies for Culturally Responsive and Sustaining Education and how they apply to our roles as science teachers.

  • Episode 130: Silver Bullet Pointing Practice

    March 1st, 2023  |  Season 3  |  47 mins 27 secs

    This week we talk about where to begin with doing Ambitious Science Teaching and how there are no silver bullets to making a change in practice.

  • Episode 129: A Made-Up Sandwich

    February 22nd, 2023  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 14 secs

    In this episode, we discuss the differences between hands-on/minds-on science, discovery learning, inquiry-based instruction, and phenomenon-based science learning.

  • Episode 128: Peanut Butter Epistemology

    February 15th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  52 mins 32 secs

    This week we talk about personal knowledge management and how we don't manage it as well as we would like.

  • Episode 127: From the Audio Bunker

    February 8th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  34 mins 28 secs

    In this episode, Scott and Ollie discuss the ways that school leaders can support change in science education in their schools.

  • Episode 126: The Benefits of Regularity

    February 1st, 2023  |  Season 3  |  49 mins 20 secs

    This week we talk about our values and how they help us think about the work we do with teachers and students.

  • Episode 125: Total Mushiness

    January 25th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  42 mins 46 secs

    In this episode, we talk about summary tables and how they can be used in science classrooms to scaffold students as they develop evidence-based explanations.

  • Episode 124: That's not the Process

    January 18th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 7 secs

    This week we talk about the first day of school / class and how you use it to set up norms for the rest of the year.

  • Episode 123: Special Electrons

    January 11th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  43 mins 5 secs

    In this episode, we discuss having students generate evidence-based explanations as part of a unit arc.

  • Episode 122: Nerd Sandwich

    January 4th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  52 mins 27 secs

    This week we talk about lessons learned in 2022.

  • Episode 121: Dr. Calypso Joe

    December 28th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  52 mins 46 secs

    In this episode, we discuss navigating the doctoral dissertation process and how oral exams may make a comeback in the post-ChatGPT world.

  • Episode 120: Possibly Fell Asleep

    December 21st, 2022  |  Season 3  |  58 mins 24 secs

    This week we discuss Edutopia's choices for most impactful research in education.

  • Episode 119: Chatting with Chatty G

    December 14th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 47 secs

    This week, we discuss the artificial intelligence chatbot named ChatGPT and the implications for education, assessment and so much more.