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“Content Knowledge: The Key to 21st Century Learning” (National Congress on Rural Education (Saskatoon), March 27, 2017

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“Be a Sage on the Stage: How Traditional Teaching Methods can Lead to Improved Student Learning” National Congress on Rural Education (Saskatoon), March 30, 2015.

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“Cutting Through the Edu-Babble: How to Bring Common Sense Back to Assessment” National Congress on Rural Education (Saskatoon), March 31, 2014.

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Radio interviews

“Content Knowledge is the Key to Learning” Interview by Geoff Currier on 680 CJOB (Winnipeg), August 28, 2017

“BC teachers strike” Interview by Anna Maria Tremonti on CBC The Current, September 1, 2014.

“Common Sense Education” Interview by John Gormley on 650 CKOM (Saskatchewan), August 25, 2014.

“Assessment Fads” Interview by John Gormley on 650 CKOM (Saskatchewan), March 31, 2014.

“Should we stop giving grades?” Interview by Jim Brown on The 180 on CBC Radio (National), April 19, 2013.
On CBC Website

“Myth of Learning Styles,” Interview by John Gormley on 980 CJME/650 CKOM, Regina/Saskatoon, February 11, 2013

“School discipline policies,” Interview by Jori Morgan on NEWS 957 Halifax, January 8, 2013.

“Changes in the modern classroom,” Interview by Garth Materie on CBC Radio (Saskatchewan), November 29, 2012.

“Canadian history in schools,” Interview by Geoff Currier on 680 CJOB (Winnipeg), November 8, 2012.

“No-zero policy,” Interview by John Gormley on 650 CKOM/980 CJME (Saskatoon/Regina), September 4, 2012.

“No-zero policy,” Interview by Rob Breakinridge on QR-77 (Calgary). June 21, 2012.

“Marking stress,” Interview by Sheila Coles on CBC Radio (Regina/Saskatoon). June 11, 2012.

“The wrong path in education,” Interview by Geoff Currier on CJOB 680 (Winnipeg). March 12, 2012.

“Technology in the classroom,” Interview by Charles Adler on Corus Radio Network. January 9, 2012.

“Something is wrong with the state of math education in Canada,” Interview by Richard Brown on CJME 980/CKOM 650 (Regina/Saskatoon). December 2, 2011.

“Manitoba’s low test rankings,” Interview by Larry Updike on CBC Radio (Winnipeg). November 29, 2011.

“Standardized testing,” Interview by Tara Clow on NEWS 91.9 FM (Moncton). October 28, 2011.

“Defending traditional math education,” Interview by Sheila Coles on CBC Radio (Regina/Saskatoon). September 21, 2011.

“Place evidence ahead of ideology in teaching,” Interview by Murray Langdon on CFAX 1070 (Victoria). June 2, 2011.

“What’s wrong with our schools,” Interview by Roy Green on Corus Radio Network, July 29, 2010.

“Debating no-fail education policies,” Interview by Anna Maria Tremonti on CBC Radio The Current (National). September 9, 2009.

“Computers in schools,” Interview by Aphrodite Salas on 940 CINW (Montreal), March 15, 2008.