The Brick In The Wall

By The Bricks!

Aimed at parents, teachers, support staff and more. The B®ick In The Wall Podcast brings you lighthearted education news and views plus a lot more! With live studio guests and the infamous Confessional, tune in each week to get the latest episodes. New episodes released every Tuesday. Don't forget to follow us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts so you don't miss out!

  1. 1.
    S3E9: The Wind of Change with Sir David Carter takes a look at the success of academy trusts.
    43:25
  2. 2.
    S3E8: Easter Special with Dame Alison Peacock - Reconnection, Re-ignition and Resilience
    39:23
  3. 3.
    S3E7: Vocation, Speeches and Fire Alarms takes a look at the importance of vocational qualifications within the curriculum
    51:27
  4. 4.
    S3E6: The Shifting Sands of Leadership with Dr. David Sands takes a look at climate change education, university in lockdown and leadership
    44:33
  5. 5.
    S3E5: The Reconnect Effect takes a look at the need to focus on reconnection and not catch-up.
    44:26
  6. 6.
    S3E4: Renegades, Returners and Body Art takes a look at the plans for wider opening, exams and Summer Schools for children
    43:50
  7. 7.
    S3E3: Baptism of fire: Life as a new Head in lockdown
    33:09
  8. 8.
    S3E2: 'To mute or not to mute'. The trials and tribulations of the blended learning offer.
    39:55
  1. 9.
    S3E1: Behaviour, Books and Broken Legs with Adele Bates
    51:08
  2. 10.
    S2E12: Christmas Special
    52:26
  3. 11.
    S2E11: EAST is East: Nudging For Impact with Andy Samways from Unity Research School
    40:53
  4. 12.
    S2E10: On The Level takes a look at the work of Reprezent FM in supporting the mental health of young people
    37:13
  5. 13.
    S2E9: Happy Pants and sKID Marks takes a look at the power of positivity and the need for gratitude as schools return
    42:07
  6. 14.
    S2E8: In At The Deep End takes a look at the results debacle, Gavlar's MP of the Year nomination and plans for returning to school.
    38:01
  7. 15.
    S2E7: International Special - Covid Down Under. Australian teacher, Sarah Durack, joins us to discuss lockdown and the impact of Covid on schools in Australia.
    34:57
  8. 16.
    S2E6: Curriculum, Weigh-Ins, Prison and Screws with Mary Myatt. We take a look at filling gaps by paying attention to shaky knowledge
    41:05
  9. 17.
    S2E5: Dieters, Blankers and No Toes takes a look at the cost of shredding the SATs and the misbehaviour at school of Greg and Mark!
    40:42
  10. 18.
    S2E4: Percentages, Pounds and Pints. Richard Moxon provides a Secondary view of lockdown, September and GCSE results.
    38:19
  11. 19.
    S2E3: Know your Rs from your elbow! Bill Lord explains his four R approach to September and shares some great advice for NQTs
    40:54
  12. 20.
    S2E2: Summer, September, Santa and a Size 4 focuses on summer holiday and Ofsted.
    32:50
  13. 21.
    S2E1: Reflection, Recovery and Finger Thongs! Preparing for September opening of schools.
    39:00
  14. 22.
    S1E25: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly. Join the duo as they reflect on the highlights from Series 1.
    32:04
  15. 23.
    S1E24: A New Frontier! The importance of safeguarding on the road to recovery in schools.
    44:44
  16. 24.
    S1E23: Mind The Gap: A focus on catch-up and Greg Davies gets our vote for the next Education Minister!
    37:13
  17. 25.
    S1E22: Unite not divide: Raj Unsworth discusses the importance of governance and the real need to see Partition and British colonial history on the curriculum
    51:17
  18. 26.
    S1E21: Pedagogical crushes and Embarrassing Bodies: Claire Cuthbert talks culture and catch-up!
    38:38
  19. 27.
    S1E20: Last Person Standing - The last point of universal provision.
    45:22
  20. 28.
    S1E19: Boris, Becks and Sir Steve
    39:17
  21. 29.
    S1E18: Heads in the trenches: the challenges of leadership and a focus on disadvantaged
    42:10
  22. 30.
    S1E17: Phoenix from the flames: Positivity in the face of adversity
    42:12
  23. 31.
    S1E16: Back to the coal face with a smile: Relaxing lockdown and the brown sock confessional!
    32:01
  24. 32.
    S1E15: Fragile bladders and nervous Heads!
    38:07
  25. 33.
    S1E14: Cummings and Goings: Schools still driving the learning and communities
    36:30
  26. 34.
    S1E13: Weird Science: SAGE advice on wider school opening
    34:05
  27. 35.
    S1E12: Tenacious Teachers: I get knocked down, but I get up again!
    40:55
  28. 36.
    S1E11: Leadership: The first egg in the omelette
    33:47
  29. 37.
    S1E10: Government guarantee: Michael says we'll be fine!
    36:13
  30. 38.
    S1E9: DfE Guidance: I used to be indecisive but now I'm not sure!
    41:39
  31. 39.
    S1E8: Wider opening of Schools: I am certain that I am uncertain
    44:07
  32. 40.
    S1E7: You can go out, but you can't go out out! Implications for schools.
    26:21
  33. 41.
    S1E6: Online Learning: The age of the extrovert
    41:37
  34. 42.
    S1E5: An (Ofsted) Inspector Calls
    25:23
  35. 43.
    S1E4: Never like that in my day!
    28:10
  36. 44.
    S1E3: Teaching or Learning: Which is the most important?
    32:46
  37. 45.
    S1E2: Talking CPD with Adrian Blight
    32:42
  38. 46.
    S1E1: Lockdown Lowdown
    27:54

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