Teaming or Franchising?

As I worked with high-school staffs exploring restructuring into Small Learning Communities, I noticed a disinterest or disbelief in the value of teachers functioning as a team. Working in a middle school where teachers were on teams with common planning time, I noticed that many teachers had never seen their teammates teach. At elementary schools […]

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Steve Barkley

For the past 30 years, Steve has served as a consultant to school districts, teacher organizations, state departments of education, and colleges and universities nationally and internationally, facilitating the changes necessary for them to reach students and successfully prepare them for the 21st century. Read more…