Tyler Tarver – Social Process of Learning

Planning Period Podcast
Planning Period Podcast
Tyler Tarver - Social Process of Learning

Hello, and welcome to Episode 84 of the Planning Period Podcast, your #EdBreakroom. I’m your host, Brad Shreffler.

This week on the show I am joined by Tyler Tarver, Dean of NLC College in Arkansas, YouTube, podcaster, and writer. I recently sent out a tweet and asked for podcast guests, and some awesome members of my PLN retweeted and tagged others, and a bunch of people replied. Tyler is the first in a series of podcast blind dates.

Tyler and I talk about how he became a college dean, how he got into sharing content online, the damage that uniformity can cause in education, the need for differentiation and how we can balance that with our lives, the power of online learning, the disconnect between K-12 schools and colleges, why all teachers should record what they do and share it, how administrators can encourage teachers to be open, and the power of empathy.

So, sit back and enjoy Episode 84 of the Planning Period Podcast, my interview with Tyler Tarver.


Tyler, thank you so much for joining me on the show. It was a ton of fun to chat.

To connect with Tyler, find him on Twitter @tylertarver, or his YouTube channel Sir Tyler Tarver.

If you have comments or questions about the show, you can always connect with me on twitter, @BradShreffler, and now on Instagram @BradShreffler as well. I love to hear from you there. That’s also a great place to connect if you’d like to be a guest on the show. Or, the Feedback Page on my website gives you options for feedback as well, which you can find at BradShreffler.com/Feedback.

Until next week, model the social process of learning.


Music provided by:

Vicious by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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