Leadership - Steve Barkley

Why Can’t Assessments Be Joyful?

Since having recorded a podcast with Alexis Wiggins, I have been subscribed to her newsletter at the Cohort of Educators for Essential Learning. As soon as I finished reading the […]

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Leaders Have the Ability to See Those Around Them Rise

          Simon Sinek shared the statement, “Leaders have the ability to see those around them rise” in this short video clip. It struck me as a […]

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Co-Creation ———— Co-Production ———— Co-Commitment

The authors of The Open System: Redesigning Education and Reigniting Democracy, Landon Mascareñaz and Doannie Tran, shared the value of extending the concept of co-creation to co-production and co-commitment with […]

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Exploring Innovation

While working on an innovation in leadership project with the Near East South Asia Office of Overseas Schools (NESA) I had the opportunity to connect with Tim Fish, The Chief […]

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Connecting Vulnerability and Trust

Adam Grant conducted an interview around how trust works and how it can be built, with Daniel Coyle, the author of “The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups.“ […]

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Leading With a Future Focus

In a video for AASA, (The School Superintendents Association) Ray McNulty describes the difference between being forward focused and being future focused. He describes that often schools work with a […]

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