The School Bell is a podcast about issues of importance to Queensland independent schools. ISQ Director (Strategic Relations) Shari Armistead is joined by educators, researchers and experts to discuss the latest research and thinking on a range of issues of importance to independent schools including leadership, parental choice, innovative practice, wellbeing and student outcomes.
Education needs a reboot not a tweak
Louka Parry works globally as a speaker, learning strategist and education futurist. In this podcast, Louka discusses the need for contemporary schooling to undergo a critical rethink to break the engagement epidemic turning students off learning and a reboot that extends far beyond a couple of tweaks to the curriculum.
Leadership across the generations
Felicity Furey skyrocketed to the top to lead some of Australia’s most innovative mega infrastructure projects. Her engineering mindset is primed to help school leaders reignite performance, reframe challenges as opportunities and redefine what’s possible in the future of business and leadership.
Empowering Women to Step Up and Lead
Dr Barbara Watterston is a respected Australian author, leadership researcher and professional learning facilitator. In this episode, Barbara encourages aspiring female leaders in Queensland independent schools to break down gendered stereotypes of leaders and challenge their own perceptions and expectations.
Dr Andreas Richter joins The School Bell to discuss the key factors essential to transformational leadership, how leaders can prepare for and manage change effectively and gives listeners practical tips to motivate, develop and inspire their team, especially during times of crisis.