similarities and differences - Steve Barkley

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. Subscribe to the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast on iTunes or visit to find new episodes. PODCAST TRANSCRIPT Announcer : 00:00 We are […]

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Finding Understanding with Same/Different Exploration

Identifying similarities and differences is a fundamental cognitive process. When faced with a new situation, we naturally look to see how the situation is similar to something we already know and how it is different. I recognize this process as I travel internationally. Landing in an airport with everything labeled in an unfamiliar language, I can identify […]

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