podcasts for parents - Page 2 of 5 - Steve Barkley

Podcast: Supporting Your Child’s Social-Emotional Learning

Social-emotional skills are key to students’ current and future academic and life success. They have been identified as college and workplace readiness skills. In this podcast, Steve explores five main […]

Read more...

Podcast For Parents: Playing & Learning in Nature (Part 21)

Playing and learning in the outdoors has many benefits for learners (and parents). Listen as┬áMichele Baker, a highly qualified educator specializing in outdoor education, shares benefits and possibilities. COVID-19 has […]

Read more...

Podcast For Parents – Building Optimism: Consciously Practicing Positiveness (Part 20)

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve looks at optimism and how to consciously practice positiveness. Listen to Steve’s previous episode on optimism here. […]

Read more...

Podcast for Parents: Developing Empathy – An Important Success Skill (Part 18)

Empathy is a valuable skill that enables better learning and teaching. It is especially important during this time of the pandemic. Listen as Steve discusses how to develop empathy with […]

Read more...

Podcast for Parents: Examining Learner Grit (Part 17)

Grit is an important success skill for school and life. ┬áDetermination and the ability to continue through failure and challenging moments are elements of grit. Listen as Steve is joined […]

Read more...

Podcast for Parents: Building Optimism (Part 16)

There are specific behaviors that one can consciously practice to gain optimism. In the opening to a multi-part podcast, Steve explores two of these behaviors: worst case scenario and valuing […]

Read more...