Exploring Classroom Management

March 21, 2019

In this week's episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by teacher and PLS Classes course facilitator, Darlene Volchansky to discuss classroom management.  

Classroom Management: Orchestrating a Community of Learners® is an online class offered from PLS Classes. Visit PLSClasses.com to learn more.

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Joellen Killion’s Mental Models of Coaching

March 13, 2019

In this week's episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by Joellen Killion to discuss the concept of mental models and how they shape coaching and teaching.  

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Compliments, Praise & Approval

March 7, 2019

In this week's episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve explores the differences between compliments, praise and approval and looks at how they play a role in coaching.  

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Multi-Age Learning Environments

February 28, 2019

In this week's episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by principal Todd Sumner, and teachers, Maria Cuna & Matt Smith & from the Francis W. Parker Charter Essential School to discuss working with students in multi-age learning environments.

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Building Student Responsibility

February 21, 2019

In this week's episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by teacher educator and PLS Classes instructor, Roz Bingaman to discuss how teaching responsibility can create student empowerment and success.  

Successful Teaching for Acceptance of Responsibility® is an online and on-site course offered through PLS Classes.  Visit PLSClasses.com to learn more.

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Shaping Belief Systems That Support Continuous Teacher Efficacy

February 14, 2019

In this week's episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve discusses creating belief systems that help support teachers, cause growth and increase efficacy.   

You can find Pam Moran’s book here:“Timeless Learning: How Imagination, Observation, and Zero-Based Thinking Change Schools

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A Look at Differentiated Instruction

February 7, 2019

In this week's episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by 8th grade physical science teacher and PLS Classes instructor Gloria Herlihy, to discuss differentiated instruction and its application in the classroom.  

Differentiated Instruction for Today’s Classroom™ Online is an online course offered through PLS Classes.  Visit PLSClasses.com to learn more.

Get in touch with Gloria: gherlihy@pls3rdlearning.com

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Student Success Skills Pt. 2

January 31, 2019

In this week's episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by retired Head of School and author Tom Hoerr, to further explore the student success skills of empathy, self-management, integrity, embracing diversity and grit.

If you missed the first part of this podcast, you can catch up and listen to it here: http://barkleypd.com/blog/podcast-student-success-skills-pt-1/

Visit Tom’s website here: http://thomasrhoerr.com/

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Student Success Skills Pt. 1

January 24, 2019

In this week's episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve is joined by retired Head of School and author Tom Hoerr, to discuss the five skills needed to create student learning and success.

Get Tom’s book, “The Formative Five: Fostering Grit, Empathy, and Other Success Skills Every Student Needs” here: http://www.ascd.org/Publications/Books/Overview/The-Formative-Five.aspx

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Signs of Engagement in Quality Learning

January 17, 2019

In this week's episode of the Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud podcast, Steve discusses recognizing when students are engaged in deep quality learning.  

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