Coach - Steve Barkley

Coaches and Principals Planning Together

“Successful coaching is the result of an interdependent relationship between the principal and the coaches,” stated Les Foltos in a Learning Forward article titled, “Principals Boost Coaching’s Impact.” The principal […]

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Podcast for Teachers: Why Sports Are Good for Kids & What We Can Learn From Sports

Writer and cross country coach, Linda Flanagan, shares research and common sense findings about the many benefits kids can gain involvement in sports. As the author of “Take Back the […]

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Podcast: Planning for Instructional Coaching Success

How are the expectations of an instructional coaching program shared with staff? This is an important question when implementing an instructional coaching program and an important element to address as […]

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Podcast: Promoting Coachability

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve ponders “Promoting Coachability”. Listen as Steve discusses the characteristic of coachability and how to model openness to […]

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Podcast: Everyone Deserves a Coach

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve ponders “Everyone Deserves a Coach.” Listen as Steve ponders how we should have models that cause everyone […]

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Podcast: Instructional Coach & Principal as Partners

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve ponders “Instructional Coach & Principal as Partners.”   Listen as Steve examines the importance of building a […]

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