Science In-Between

Teaching Science In a Hybrid World

About the show

This is a conversation about how science teaching can move between and connect different worlds - home and school, virtual and face-to-face, science and the classroom.

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Episodes

  • Episode 150: Suck the Joy Out of Everything

    July 19th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  45 mins 18 secs

    This week we talk about the SCOTUS decision about affirmative action and how we think it might impact higher education.

  • Episode 149: A Cataclysmic Conversation

    July 12th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  39 mins 39 secs

    In this episode, we discuss Richard Fenyman's "cataclysm sentence" and offer some sentences ourselves.

  • Episode 148: In A Special Episode

    July 5th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  48 mins 37 secs

    This episode we are joined by two of our team doing professional learning around the PA STEELS Standards to talk about what we have learned.

  • Episode 147: To Lead or Not to Lead

    June 28th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  48 mins 13 secs

    In this episode, we discuss leadership roles and the critical factors that relationships, trust and agency play.

  • Episode 146: I Kill the Bit

    June 21st, 2023  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 25 secs

    This week we talk about games and simulation and what kind or role they play in science education.

  • Episode 145: Specks of Fish Spawn

    June 14th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  39 mins 25 secs

    In this episode, Scott and Ollie discuss how the processes of writing and discussion help ideas form.

  • Episode 144: High Grade Professional Work

    June 7th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  43 mins 41 secs

    This week we talk about the difference between topic rebuttal and technique rebuttal. Really just a discussion of how to help people change their own minds.

  • Episode 143: The Little General

    May 31st, 2023  |  Season 3  |  37 mins 43 secs

    In this episode, we discuss Chapter 3 of David McRaney's book, How Minds Change and unpack the impact that perception has on our understandings and interpretations of the world.

  • Episode 142: Always Second Fiddle

    May 24th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  44 mins 32 secs

    This week we talk about what it means to do the relational work of teaching.

  • Episode 141: Lists are Artificial

    May 17th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 53 secs

    In this episode, Scott and Ollie revisit and update the advancements of artificial intelligence and discuss its societal and educational impacts.

  • Episode 140: Not VNOS or D-Man

    May 10th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 54 secs

    This week we talk about the Nature of Science.

  • Episode 139: Some Portion of the Truth

    May 3rd, 2023  |  Season 3  |  45 mins 40 secs

    In this episode, we discuss two articles on practice-based teacher education.

  • Episode 138: Unintentionally Matching Outfits

    April 26th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  43 mins 51 secs

    This week we talk about doing equity work with white teachers, especially in context where there are only white people in the room.

  • Episode 137: Dispositional Throwdown

    April 19th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 5 mins

    In this episode, we debate the concept of dispositions in teacher education.

  • Episode 136: Teaching Layer Cake

    April 13th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  46 mins 44 secs

    This week we talk about facilitating different kinds of conversations we engage in because we teach people who teach people.

  • Episode 135: Researching Epistemic Agency

    April 6th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  41 mins 24 secs

    In this episode, we discuss some recent research on epistemic agency in science education.