The Episodes

At the heart of Better than Best Practice: Developing Teaching and Learning through Dialogue are eight video-recorded episodes of classroom practice, complete with descriptive summaries, transcripts, analyses and commentary.  Each episode is briefly described on these pages.  Subscribers — that is, readers who have purchased the book — can access the video and transcripts here (sign in under the “videos” tab).
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Episode 1. Getting in to Narnia

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Episode 2. “I don’t really like that, Miss”

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Episode 3. “So we’re going to have X-Factor”

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Episodes 4-5 Debating football

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Episode 6. “What does fear mean?”

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Episode 7. “I think there’s more to it than that”

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Episode 8. “Tell me what you think as Wilbur”