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Professional Growth Plans

As the new school year begins, one of the usual requests that administrators will make of teachers is to submit a professional growth plan. While this process occurs differently from system to system this should be a year where teachers have so many possibilities to consider that they may need coaching guidance in selecting a […]

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Podcast: Moving Forward

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by data strategist, David Furlow, to discuss moving forward from the COVID-19 pandemic. Subscribe to the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast on iTunes or visit BarkleyPD.com to find new episodes. PODCAST TRANSCRIPT Announcer : 00:00 Steve Barkley Ponders Out […]

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Podcast for Teachers: Teachers Encouraging Parent/Student Learning Activities

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by Arin Casavant, a science teacher at Bismark Public Schools in North Dakota, to explore how teachers can create parent support in order to maximize student learning during school closures. Get in touch with Arin: arin_casavant@bismarckschools.org Subscribe to the Steve […]

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Coaching Co-Teaching

I recently produced the short video below to initiate conversations among teachers, coaches and administrators regarding ways for teachers to work in co-teaching settings. Sean Cassel in How to Choose a Co-Teaching Model: Knowing the pros and cons of the six models of co-teaching can help teachers determine which one is best for a given […]

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Personalized PD with Steve Barkley

Steve Barkley is now offering a new service that takes professional development to the next level. We have combined PLS 3rd Learning’s fully facilitated professional development through the Academy for Educators with personalized synchronous sessions with one of our SMEs (including the option to work with Steve Barkley himself). This personalized approach to PD will […]

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Podcast: Working Together

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, listen as Steve explores how people have worked together to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic. Find to the Future Ready podcast here. Subscribe to the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast on iTunes or visit BarkleyPD.com to find new episodes! PODCAST TRANSCRIPT Announcer […]

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