Welcome to educators, parents and carers everywhere - the first, best and newly updated UK directory ideal for teaching and learning activities with children, young people and educational professionals.

We have provided this podcast directory for some 12 years so you can freely access a variety of educational content from over 2000 podcasts from different podcast channels, including a range of audio, enhanced and video channels. The listed podcasts illustrate examples of "educational podcasting" which can be used to support effective teaching and learning in schools, colleges and universities.

Please note: Regretably this podcast directory will no longer be available from the New Year.

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The archaeology news of the week in audio, brought to you by The Archaeology Channel, is compiled and written by Michelle Hilling of Audio News from Archaeologica and read by Laura Kelley. The audio news is compiled from Archaeologica's daily news updates.

Audio News for November 26 through December 2, 2017
December 2017

News items read by Laura Pettigrew include:
  • Remains of Roman fort may mark the spot where Julius Caesar invaded Britain (details)
  • New research explains old mystery of why some Indus Valley settlements were far from rivers (details)
  • Study of potential sea level rise predicts a loss of 13,000 sites in southeastern U.S. alone (details)
  • Underground cistern in southern France appears to be ritual bath from medieval Jewish quarter (details)

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Providing good quality educational podcasts

QAstampWith more and more audio, enhanced and video podcasts on the Internet, you need confidence that good quality educational podcasts are listed as suitable for teaching and learning or for use at home.

We invest time in carefully auditioning and selecting all the podcast channels listed in our podcast directory. By focusing on the quality and suitability of the podcast material and matching these to subjects and topic areas, you can be assured that the podcasts have an educational focus and have content that is relevant and approriate for use with children, young people and adult learners as well as educational professionals.

Finding the best education podcasts...

Educational podcasting is about capturing the imagination of learners, presenting materials and providing resources in the form of audio, enhanced or video podcasts in new and exciting ways.

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