#113 – Teacher CPD and Upskilling Online
What’s in this episode?
Hello everyone, welcome back to The Edtech Podcast! In this week’s episode we talk to Aldo De Pape, the Founder of TeachPitch, and Cat Scutt, The Director of Education and Research at the Chartered College of Teaching. Both guests discuss the struggles and benefits around professional development for teachers. This episode was recorded at Bett 2018. A BIG THANKS to Unio by Harness and Class Central for sponsoring this episode.
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- Sophie Bailey is the Founder and Presenter of The Edtech Podcast | Twitter: @podcastedtech
- Aldo De Pape, TeachPitch | Website | Twitter | LinkedIn
- Cat Scutt, Director of Education & Research, Chartered College of Teaching | Website | Twitter | LinkedIn
Quotes from this episode
Aldo De Pape
- Twitter | LinkedIn
- TeachPitch – Twitter | Facebook
- Springer Nature
- Ray Dalio – Principles: Life and Work
- Twitter | LinkedIn
- The Chartered College of Teaching – Twitter | LinkedIn
- Dylan Wiliam
- Adam Boxer
- Self Evaluation Tool for Teachers and Schools
- Louis Stoll
- Toby Greany
- Steve Higgins
- Chris Brown
- Mike Coldwell
- Teacher Development Trusts
Thank you to this week’s sponsors:
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Unio is an interactive lesson delivery and assessment platform, designed with teachers to promote excellence in teaching and learning. Based around shared online screens between teachers and students, Unio makes it easy to personalise learning and assess progress at a glance. Get involved here:
- Sign up for a free account on Unio by visiting www.uniobyharness.com
- Unio love to hear from teachers or senior leaders in education and welcome you to get in touch via email or Twitter at firstname.lastname@example.org or @uniobyharness
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