Videos & Podcasts

Missed a recent event, or trying to connect from afar? Whenever possible we’ll post recordings of our public lectures and events here.

Global education expert Professor Pasi Sahlberg explores the true impact of ‘play’ in learning environments. Though often considered a non-essential indulgence prioritised beneath scripted teaching and standardised testing, new research by The Gonski Institute of Education suggests unstructured play should be an essential part of the curriculum.

The UNSW Gonski Institute for Education has officially launched. Based at UNSW’s Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, the Institute brings together scholars, policy-makers and practitioners to conduct research that will help improve academic and wellbeing outcomes particularly for disadvantaged students and those who live in rural and remote Australia.

Our industry panel discussed the challenges confronted when trying to achieve equality in our education system. What unfinished business do we need to address? Recorded live on 30 October 2017 at the Hilton Hotel, Sydney.