August 2014 - Steve Barkley

Three Principles From Sir Ken Robinson

 I am always looking for quick articles, quotes, slides and video that I can use to trigger educator reflection leading to conscious decisions regarding actions one wishes to take. Ken […]

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VIDEO: Team Ownership

This week, Steve Barkley ponders how team ownership and accountability lead to greater effectiveness.

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Teaching How to Learn and Succeed

 Often in my presentations with teachers, instructional coaches and leaders, I focus on the belief that our real goal is teaching how to learn our content rather than teaching our […]

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Steve Barkley Featured on Sticky Standards Podcast

In July, Steve Barkley was featured on Dayna Richardson’s Sticky Standards podcast. In the episode, titled “Learning Communities: What Do Our Students Want (Need) Us to Learn? A Conversation with […]

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VIDEO: Sharing & Teaming

This week, Steve Barkley ponders the difference between “sharing” and “teaming”.

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Thirty-five years ago when I first began working with PLS 3rd Learning,  founder Joseph Hasenstab frequently challenged educators to consider the impact of classroom studies compared to the impact of extra- […]

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