podcasts for parents - Page 3 of 5 - Steve Barkley

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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Podcast for Parents: Supporting Learners Who Are Stressed or Anxious During This School Closure (Part 13)

The many impacts of the pandemic and school closures include the potential to create increased stress and anxiety for ourselves and our children. In this podcast, you’ll find out how […]

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Podcast for Parents: Developing Mastery Oriented Learners (Part 11)

Mastery oriented learners are intrinsically motivated to learn for competency rather than to be driven by external rewards or fear of punishment. They are empowered learners who make conscious choices […]

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Podcast for Parents: Continuing a Literacy Focus (Part 10)

Reading, writing, speaking, listening are critical skills to build students’ school and beyond success. In this podcast Tina Pletan, a school literacy developer, shares strategies for parents of preschoolers through […]

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Podcast for Parents: The Role of Difficulty & Struggle in Learning (Part 9)

What is the difference between practicing for performance (short term) versus practicing for learning (long term)? During this extended learning at home time, explore ways that your learners can become […]

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Podcast for Parents: Supporting Learners’ Understanding With Similarities and Differences (Part 8)

How can parents use similarities and differences to assist their children’s learning? Listen as Steve explores strategies parents can use to support their student learner’s understanding and problem solving skills. […]

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