May 2020 - Steve Barkley

Collaborating with Parents as Partners Supporting Learners

“At the end of the day, the most overwhelming key to a child’s success is the positive involvement of parents.” – Jane D Hull, Governor of Arizona (1997 to 2003) […]

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Podcast: A Conversation on Assessment & Grading – Now & Then With Tom Schimmer

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by education author, speaker & consultant Tom Schimmer, to discuss the potential changes that may […]

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Podcast for Parents: Supporting Students’ Learning From Success & Failing (Part 15)

To develop as competent confident learners, students need to experience successes and failing. Explore how to assist your learner in analyzing their experiences in both succeeding and failing to develop […]

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Planning and Designing the “Schools” We Want and Deserve

I have been facilitating many educator conversations around the questions, “What have we discovered?” and “What do we want to do about it?” In a Fast Company article, 5 changes […]

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Podcast: Applying What We Learned as School Begins

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by the director of sports at Dulwich College, Jess Byrne, to discuss what has been […]

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Podcast for Parents: Learners’ Screen Time (Part 14)

With many students now having to learn at home, it’s important for parents to be mindful of the negative effects of spending too much time on screens.  Listen as neuroscientist, […]

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