December 2018 - Steve Barkley

Podcast: Knowledge, Attitude, Skills & Habits

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by educators Jim Malanowski, Heather Fuller, and Jennifer Butler from Morgan County Schools in Georgia […]

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Engaging Students for Maximum Learning

Consider times that you have seen students engaged in what you would label as deep quality learning. Recall the last time that you were engaged in deep quality learning for […]

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Podcast: Creating Questions for Learning

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve looks at the process of creating questions that can lead to better student learning in the classroom. […]

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Effective Communication Techniques Increase the Impact of Instructional Coaching

Communication Skills for Coaches Our choice of words can have a surprising effect during a coaching conversation. Words that are used commonly in everyday situations can convey unintentional meanings in the […]

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Podcast: Engaging Students in Project Based Learning

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by instructional coach, Maria Neset, teacher, Renae Ely, and students, Brayden & Emree, from Bismark, […]

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PLCs: Playpen or Playground

While listening to a podcast on creativity, I was introduced to the book Lifelong Kindergarten: Cultivating Creativity Through Projects, Passion, Peers, and Play by Mitchel Resnick. In his research paper […]

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