Videos 2007 – 2010

Featured speaker

Prof David C. Berliner interview and keynote presentation: 22 November 2010

David C. Berliner, Regents Professor in Education Emeritus, Arizona State University. Keynote Speaker at
'The Blind Assessor: are we constraining or enriching student learning' symposium. High-stakes' testing inevitably results in cheating, excessive test preparation, changes in test scoring, and other deceptions, but most worryingly, curriculum narrowing.
'High-Stakes Assessments and the Narrowing of the Outcomes of Schooling and Students' Minds'. Download ppt slides (pdf, 2.8MB)

Q and A with David C. Berliner

Q and A with David C. Berliner

David C. Berliner, Regent's Professor in Education Emeritus, Arizona State University responding to questions.

72:52 minutes Download video (mp4, 724 Mb)



The 6th annual conference of the IDIERI

Visit the International Drama in Education Research Institute (IDIERI 6) website for a list of downloadable audio files.


Future Directions in Literacy Conference: 5–6 September 2008

Professor Derrick Armstrong's opening address at the Future Directions in Literacy Conference 2008: 'Local conversations',
5–6 September 2008. Download audio file (mp3, 27MB).


General

Talented student program

Talented student program

The TSP allows the Faculty of Science to design a program around the needs of talented students.

Sustainable campus: take the water-bottle pledge

Sustainable campus: take the water-bottle pledge

You can help to reduce the impact of disposable plastic bottles the environment by pledging to refill your water bottle.

Engagement with China video 1

Engagement with China video 1

The University of Sydney has been welcoming students from China for over three decades. Today there are more than 4700 Chinese students at the university.

Some like it hot

Some like it hot

Life in the Central Deserts of Australia Professor Chris Dickman. 12 Aug 2010.

2010 Fulbright Scholar

2010 Fulbright Scholar

Interview with Dr James Curran, senior lecturer history. 18 Mar 2010.

Sydney:what's on your mind?

Sydney:what's on your mind?

Thoughts of our staff and students.

Key Thinkers: Keynes

Key Thinkers: Keynes

Professor Tony Aspromourgos on John Maynard Keynes from the Key Thinker series.