Talking Teaching’s first episode for 2019 features interviews with lead CI Larissa McLean Davies and Penny Jones. From different perspectives they both talk about how educators can boost student interest in reading.
Larissa McLean Davies is Associate Dean Teaching and Learning at The Melbourne Graduate School of Education. She is on a mission to boost the teaching of a diverse range of quality Australian texts in our schools. She talks to Maxine McKew about a range of programmes she is developing which will help English teachers develop appropriate resourcing for the teaching of Australian literature.