June 2018 - Steve Barkley

Podcast: Instructional Coaches Creating a Culture for Coaching

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve discusses “Instructional Coaches Creating a Culture for Coaching” with Kathleen O’Flynn (@koflynn18), Virginia Senande (@GSenande), Amy Brown […]

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Reflection and Insights

Jackie Gerstein, writing in Where is reflection in the learning process?, shares an experience most teachers can relate to: “I asked the students to get in small groups to discuss these […]

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Podcast: The Definition and Purpose of Instructional Coaching

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve discusses “The Definition and Purpose of Instructional Coaching” with Kathleen O’Flynn (@koflynn18), Virginia Senande (@GSenande), Amy Brown(@MsBliteracylady), […]

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Build the Instructional Coach-Principal Partnership During the Summer Months

The alignment of an instructional coach’s and principal’s messages to staff is important in maintaining teacher actions what will drive increased student learning. Both principal and coach must make constant […]

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Podcast: Focusing on Learning or Teaching?

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve ponders “Focusing on Learning or Teaching?” Listen as Steve discusses whether the focus should be placed on […]

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Teacher Talk and Student Talk

I had the opportunity to listen to the podcast, How much of your lesson should be teacher talk?, with professor Neil Mercer, the emeritus professor of Education at the University of Cambridge […]

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