Episode 69 - Dr Alison O'Grady on the subject of empathy and how we can ask better questions
Jul 13, 2021
Welcome to this weeks podcast we spoke to the fabulous academic Dr Alison O'Grady who was enlightening about the subject of Empathy and Padeogy.
Alison talks about who we think we really are, and how we can ask a better more complex questions that allows space and silence and time to think about the answers.
Dr Alison unpacks the complex subject of Empathy and how she teaches it to her students at Sydney University where she looks at colloboration, creativity and critical thinking is the way forward - she helps us to understand how we need to look at the education system.
You can find out more about Dr Alison O'Gradyhttps://www.sydney.edu.au/arts/about/our-people/academic-staff/alison-ogrady.html
If you would like to read Dr Alison's book Pedagogy, Empathy and Praxis, here is the link https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-030-39526-1#about
Thanks for listening
Fiona and Julie