In this new episode of Humanities Matter, François Guesnet, Professor of Modern Jewish History in the Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies at University College London, traces the travails and triumphs of the Jewish community in Eastern Europe from the Middle Ages to the present, based on his edited volume.
In episode 4 of this podcast series, Susana Gonçalves and Suzanne Majhanovich discuss their book Pandemic, Disruption and Adjustment in Higher Education and talk about the changing needs of students today, the challenges of tailoring higher education to be in tandem with the growing world of technology, and how to maintain integrity and mental health in the face of it all.
In episode 3 of this podcast, Dr. Rosemary Sage and Dr. Riccarda Matteucci discuss their book and talk about education in their day, what it has become for Gen Z, and lessons from pockets of the world where robots, online learning, and the science of human interest have been accounted for in education programs.
In a special episode that combines two of our ongoing themed series, Radhika Iyengar and Christina T. Kwauk urge readers to pay attention to climate change in education, not just as a peripheral topic, but as a core part of curriculum design and implementation.
In this podcast episode, Dr. Jameson Brewer talks in detail about the changing trends in home-schooling practices. Brewer makes us rethink formal education and discusses the reality of educating a child without the support of experts or an educational system.