#044 – Sam Twiselton: Training to teach in lockdown

31st July 2020

In this episode of the Youth and Education Podcast, CfEY Associate Alix Robertson interviews Professor Samantha Twiselton OBE, Director of Sheffield Institute of Education at Sheffield Hallam University.

Alix and Sam discuss:

  • The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on this year’s cohort of trainee teachers
  • The challenges of not having time to learn in school
  • Alternative approaches to preparing for September
  • How more experienced teachers can support NQTs through the current challenges
  • What new teachers can expect from the Early Career Framework and how it will help

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Music credits:

‘Follow Your Dreams’ by Scott Holmes from http://freemusicarchive.org

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