June 2010 - Steve Barkley

Teacher Collaboration for Increased Student Achievement

In my presentations on coaching and PLC’s I often explore the value in teacher collaboration. I propose a need for teachers to make a three year commitment to students:–Spend enough […]

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Making Time: Leadership Creativity

The current budget cuts in most districts around the country will pressure leaders to use their creativity and risk taking to maintain and implement professional development best practice. Kathy Fuchs, […]

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In many of my workshop sessions I have participants work with a backward planning process beginning with defining student achievement and then the student behaviors/effort that are likely to generate […]

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Setting Expectations for Teacher Growth

Teachers are often reminded that setting expectations for students is critical to maximizing student success. Here is how Emma McDonald presents the importance on the Inspiring Teachers’ website. Setting expectations […]

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