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Podcast: Leaders’ Messages to Teachers in December and January

What are the messages you want to share with teachers as the winter break draws close and as teachers and students return to school in January? Are staff and students languishing? Do we need to refocus on “what really matters?” How can you communicate to teachers that you support and encourage their focus on what […]

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Podcast for Parents: Peer Relationships/Peer Pressures

Studies show that children who have a strong self-esteem are better at resisting negative peer pressure and influence. How can parents best support their children in making positive choices as peer influences arise? School counselor, Michelle Bradley, explores this question. Contact Michelle: michelle.chittano@hotmail.it Subscribe to the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast on iTunes or […]

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Podcast: Some Thoughts on Mentoring: Supporting Beginning Teachers

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve ponders how to best support and mentor beginning teachers. Subscribe to the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast on iTunes or visit BarkleyPD.com to find new episodes. Thanks for listening! PODCAST TRANSCRIPT Speaker 1: Conduct better educational leadership evaluations in less time […]

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Podcast: Reflecting on Scaffolding

In this week’s episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve ponders “Reflecting on Scaffolding.” Listen as Steve discusses the level of structure and guidance, or “scaffolding”, needed to support student learning. Subscribe to the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast on iTunes or visit BarkleyPD.com to find new episodes. Thanks for listening! […]

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