WES Talks: What makes a great teacher in today’s world


You’re listening to WES Talks, the podcast! Each month a valuable insight in to the mindset of the educators of today and tomorrow. This month host James Lush is joined by Dr Deborah Netolicky to discuss what the experts say about what makes a great teacher.



Teacher, school leader and researcher Dr Deborah Netolicky has over 17 years’ experience in teaching and school leadership in Australia and the UK. Her leadership roles have included head of faculty positions, strategic project management, and coaching teachers and school leaders. Since completing her PhD, Deb’s educational research and practice on professional learning and school leadership continues to be shared at national and international conferences, in peer-reviewed academic journals, and in national and international media. She blogs at theeduflaneuse.com and tweets as @debsnet. She is the Dean of Research and Pedagogy at Wesley College, Perth.