Carl Condliffe

Carl Condliffe is the host of the Augmented Learning Podcast & Vlog. He is currently employed at Rongotai College and has been a Head of Department for 11 years. Carl is a big proponent of flipped learning, gamification and play based learning, running workshops about these concepts all across the world.

Buddies Everywhere | Human Connection Activity

Buddies Everywhere is a great icebreaker and human connection activity that allows you to create a range of connections and pairings that can be used in multiple activities and classroom environments. See the video and overview below. Purpose How to play Buddies Everywhere is a great icebreaker and human connection activity that allows you to …

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Augmented Learning Podcast & Vlog Episode #55

Stephen McConnachie is an educator from Canterbury, New Zealand who experienced some really challenging times during the Christchurch earthquakes in 2011. This has been discussed way back in episode 21, but Stephen (and his school) were without a campus, had access to very little resources, were facing an unorthodox teaching timetable (due to the need …

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Augmented Learning Podcast & Vlog Episode #54

Carol Dweck with her book “Mindset” shaped the idea of a growth mindset, which really allowed us to explore this concept of failure. According to Dweck, In a growth mindset, people believe that their most basic abilities can be developed through dedication and hard work—brains and talent are just the starting point. This view creates …

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Augmented Learning Podcast & Vlog Episode #53

Shaun is a teacher who experienced some challenges around burn out and mental illness early in his career. As Shaun came to discover different strategies and lessons to support himself throughout this time, he found himself becoming obsessed with the power of the mind and human potential. This lead to the founding of Smile Teachers where …

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