Ken Webb



Member since
08/05/2013

Ken Webb

Ken Webb is a very experienced presenter who regularly lectures to both senior students and teacher audiences on a wide range of areas relating to History. His experience in the classroom is extensive and in November 2012, he was a NSW winner of the National Excellence in Teaching Awards. In addition, he has twenty three years of experience of marking the HSC, including eleven years as a senior marker, and has served for many years on examination committees. Ken Webb is also the author of over thirty textbooks and study guides on History, stretching across Extension, Modern and Ancient History. He has also written extensively on Stage 5 History for both NSW and Victoria. Recently, Ken Webb has also worked on developing online historical content for the ABC.

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Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
15/04/2015

Really relevant links made to the HSC. Especially the marking using the performance bands.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
15/04/2015

Relevant. Interesting.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
15/04/2015

Great content and information for a first time teacher. Scope and sequence and HSC insight brilliant.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
15/04/2015

Really engaged all elements covered in teaching this unit. Scope and sequence, exam responses, marking assessments,etc.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
by Nicola Steiner on 15/04/2015

Very practical time frames provided for moving through the course content. Excellent activity analyzing and marking sample answers.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
15/04/2015

Great advice. Great content. Love that we were encouraged to share with each other.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
by Jeremy Hazra on 15/04/2015

Very practical. Good resources that I can use.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
15/04/2015

Great balance between content and practicality.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
15/04/2015

Excellent presentation.Extremely relevant and useful for the HSC course. HSC marking ideas were perfect.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
by Geoff Andrew on 15/04/2015

Well structured and well paced.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
by Shawnah Urizar on 15/04/2015

Presentation was a good mix of anecdotes, advice, practical marking experience and lecturing content was fantastic especially how to manage time to teach the course on what is expected in the HSC responses.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
15/04/2015

Fantastic. Very practical and will assist me greatly in teaching this unit.

Equipping Teachers for teaching the Modern History Topic: Conflict in Europe 1935-45
by Amanda Newell on 15/04/2015

Very engaging and practical. Great mixture of academic perspectives aligned with practical teaching and learning strategies and activities.

Equipping Teachers for teaching Modern History at Stage 6 Level
26/03/2015

Practical. No non-sense approach.

Equipping Teachers for teaching Modern History at Stage 6 Level
26/03/2015

Wow, really helpful. Loved the source analysis breakdown. Would have liked some focus on what ‘Band 6’ teaching looks like in Modern History.

Equipping Teachers for teaching Modern History at Stage 6 Level
26/03/2015

Very practical, focused.

Equipping Teachers for teaching Modern History at Stage 6 Level
26/03/2015

A heap of great ideas – thanks.

Equipping Teachers for teaching Modern History at Stage 6 Level
by Carol Bloomfield on 26/03/2015

Really practical suggestions for a newbie teacher. Thank you.

Equipping Teachers for teaching Modern History at Stage 6 Level
26/03/2015

Practical information – very valuable for classroom teaching and programming.

Equipping Teachers for teaching Modern History at Stage 6 Level
26/03/2015

Resources and teaching strategies excellent and practical for use in classroom.