Flipped Classroom 101: Challenges, Benefits & Design Tips

Catlin Tucker

The flipped classroom m odel shifts the transfer of information online and moves practice and application into the classroom. The flipped classroom was one of the first blended learning models to become popular. Flipping in Class. Second, flip and engage.

Flipped Classrooms

EdSense

Trending with the buzz words of modern education system, that among several other innovative initiatives, adopts technology for inward learning, is “Flipped Learning”. What Are Flipped Classrooms? Why Should Schools Opt For Flipped Classrooms? Easy Access.

The Importance of eBooks in a Flipped Classroom

Kitaboo on EdTech

Flipping the classroom has become a hot topic in educational circles in recent times. The idea is that students first learn course content online, usually at home, and the time in the classroom is devoted to what used to be traditionally homework, with the teacher’s assistance.

A Flipped Classroom Approach: Tips from 3 Bett Speakers

ViewSonic Education

Have you ever felt that the traditional classroom structure we’ve all grown used to is a bit too limiting for the today’s day and age? Below you’ll find professional insight into: What is a flipped classroom approach? What is a Flipped Classroom Approach?

The flipped classroom: creating a win-win situation for students and teachers

Neo LMS

Take the classroom for example. Markers and whiteboards have replaced chalk and blackboards, the furniture is nicer, and maybe there’s a projector in each classroom. Turning things upside down: the flipped classroom. What does a flipped classroom look like?

How to Choose the Right Tools for your Flipped Classroom

Fractus Learning

Why are there so many conflicting messages when it comes to the flipped classroom? Well, being a flexible pedagogy, the flipped classroom can and should be adapted and moulded to meet individual classroom needs. Bitesize Flipped Classroom Insights Video

Exploring 4 types of Flipped Learning

Neo LMS

Flipped Learning has emerged as the “easy button” to move classes, schools, and districts from passive to active learning. Flipped Learning is not just another teaching strategy, but rather, the meta-strategy that supports all others. Read more: Flipped Classroom on the NEO Blog.

3 ways the flipped classroom leads to better subject mastery

eSchool News

Now that the buzz about flipped learning is calming and the novelty is wearing off, the time has come to dig a little deeper into the natural outcomes of flipping. Inevitably, a teacher who is new to flipping will use materials from previous years.

Paper: Flipped Classroom Works When Students Cooperate

K-12 Schools - Education News

The UK National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) has revealed the benefits and challenges of flipped classroom learning for mathematics. The experiment took place in Secondary 1-3 classes of Mathematics in which teachers used Khan Academy in a flipped learning implementation.

The Flipped Classroom: Tools for Student & Teacher Production

Class Tech Integrate

Flipping your classroom, what does that mean? It's setting up your classroom as an asynchronous learning environment. Meaning that you can and will learn outside of the classroom: at anytime, anyplace. 21st Century Skills Digital Literacy edtech education flipped learnin

The Flipped Classroom, Formalized Education and the Vernacular of Teaching

EmergingEdTech

Tyler DeWitt’s FlipCon 2016 Keynote Speech was Inspiring and Fun, and Full of Truths we Need Embrace When asked what he does for a living, Tyler likes to introduce himself to new people by saying, “I. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

Why Flipped Classrooms Fail Part 3

Turn to Your Neighbor

Flipped classrooms sometimes fall flat. In this third and final post, we continue our exploration of why flipped classrooms fail (see Part 1 and Part 2 ). Ken Bauer , Associate Professor and Board Member, Tecnológico dd Monterrey and Flipped Learning Network.

Why Flipped Classrooms Fail Part 3

Turn to Your Neighbor

Flipped classrooms sometimes fall flat. In this third and final post, we continue our exploration of why flipped classrooms fail (see Part 1 and Part 2 ). Ken Bauer , Associate Professor and Board Member, Tecnológico de Monterrey and Flipped Learning Network.

The Problem With Expecting Student Access

CUE

This wide variety of lifestyle, income, and infrastructure can get in the way of student access to learning or our assessment of our students. When flipping the classroom , for example, students gain knowledge away from the classroom through video, text selections, podcasts, etc.,

Flipping the classroom when home access is a problem

eSchool News

A lack of reliable internet access at home can make flipping a challenge, but by no means an impossibility. Ask any educator, and they’ve probably at least heard of flipping the classroom. Too many teachers have ruled it out on account of their students’ lack of access.

Swarming the Classroom

EdTech4Beginners

American poet and etymologist John Ciardi once remarked, “The classroom should be an entrance into the world.” Contemporary classrooms (from elementary school to graduate school) are structured similar to a manufacturing line and typically produce students who are full of information.

How to Bring ‘Mastery Learning’ to the Classroom

Edsurge

A former high school science teacher, Johnson pioneered what she calls a flipped-mastery classroom, where students learn concepts and take assessments whenever they feel ready. EdSurge: When you were teaching, you were known for this mastery-based, flipped learning approach.

Flipped Classroom: How many hours does an instructor REALLY put into teaching

Connecting 2 the World

I have previously written about my participation in a "flipped classroom" project through our school. This is the first time that I have seen someone recognize that adjuncts do more than classroom contact hours. Many of the activities I use in class, had to be modified for the flipped classroom. Other school related responsibilities In addition to my classroom requirements, our department expects us to have office hours.

Free Explain Everything Lesson Ideas For Your Classroom

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Free Explain Everything Lesson Ideas For Your Classroom. First things first: Explain Everything is a whiteboard and screencasting app that is a wonderful flipped classroom companion, allowing teachers and students to access content asynchronously.

How to Enhance Any Curriculum With Short, Engaging, Accurate Videos

Edsurge

Today, as an associate teaching professor of economics at Penn State in University Park, Pennsylvania, Wooten is on the flip side of the camera; he creates his own short educational videos to enhance traditional reading materials and lectures.

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Are SPOCs a better option for online education than MOOCs?

Neo LMS

On the other side of the spectrum are countries where most of the population can only dream about higher education, because only a few — the elite — have access to it. SPOCs help teachers implement the flipped classroom.

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Breaking News: Today - Educreations Launches New iPad App and Turns Your iPad Into an Interactive Whiteboard

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Educreations brings your science lesson to life Educreations founded in 2010 by Wade Roberts and Chris Streeter, and backed by Imagine K12, has a clear goal of giving all students access to the world''s best teachers.

Flipping Instruction for Struggling Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

“The “Flipped Classroom” starts with one question: what is the best use of my face-to-face class time?” We can flip the traditional model of instruction to help support all our students! When our students come back to the classroom, they will have the foundational knowledge to add to discussions or complete activities. To discover the history of Flipped Classrooms, see this infographic. Flipped Learning , by shellyterrell.

Do we gain by debating the merits of blended learning?

The Christensen Institute

Our research suggests that some blended-learning models are best suited to increasing raw performance against our current metrics, while others offer new value propositions like greater access or flexible pacing. Certain models—such as the Station Rotation, Lab Rotation, and Flipped Classroom models—will be easier to implement as solutions to core problems to boost traditional performance metrics like seat-time and average test scores.

How to Flip Your Class for Students with Little Access To Technology

Turning Learning On Its Head

Students with limited technology is often cited as a reason why a teacher or school should not adopt the flipped classroom approach. Watch this short video which explains how to flip your class if your students have limited access to technology at home.

Top 7 Innovations in K-12 Education

Kitaboo on EdTech

Today, you would find most of the schools and universities using digital aids in classrooms. In order to empower them to do so, we need more engaging teaching aids than just an instructor-led classroom. With the flipped approach, teachers aim to make the learning process more engaging.

The Ultimate Checklist Before You Flip Your Classroom by @JusteSem

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Decide on your flipped lessons’ learning objectives. Are you flipping to help the struggling students or to deepen the in-class learning? Decide how you will deliver your flipped lessons. Do you have a classroom blog where you’d like to share the videos? Ensure all students have Internet access at home. The flipped classroom approach will only work if all of your students can access the content online. Thinking of flipping your classroom?

The Foundations of Flipping

Kleinspiration

The flipped model helps to solve this issue. Become the Guide on the Side - not the Sage on the Stage What is The Flipped Classroom? I''ve learned from many great teachers before me that the idea of a flipped classroom is nothing new.

Blended Learning - what is it, pros/cons, tips and resources

Educational Technology Guy

Blended Learning Classroom Introduction The blended classroom is designed to meet the individual needs of student by allowing teachers to personalize instruction. It is similar to the flipped classroom, but with more emphasis on in-class work with the teacher over video/home content.

Less Work, Deeper Learning

The Principal of Change

” As I am reading this, I think that efficient use of technology in a classroom is not in how the teacher uses it, but in what the students do with it. What if the “flip” was, instead of students watching a video, they created one in which they shared the objectives they needed to grasp?

How Academic Publishers Can Push the Boundaries of Digital Learning

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Flexibility— Material can be accessed anytime, anywhere. Personalized learning— If students need extra practice in certain subjects, they can access additional study guides and review tools. Quick access to additional resources— Supplemental material and class discussion boards are only a click away. In 1455, Johannes Gutenberg did what no one had done before. He printed the first major book, using movable metal type.

A Case For Flipping Learning—Without Videos

Edsurge

When professor Lorena Barba talks to other educators about flipping their classrooms, the approach she hears is often similar. In most cases, what professors ask students to do outside the classrooms is watch video lectures, and Barba thinks that part of the flipped approach needs to go, and that professors are relying too much on such videos as a crutch. They come primed to discuss those things and learn in classroom,” says Barba. “We

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A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking

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SHEG currently offers three impressive curricula that may be put to immediate use in secondary classrooms and libraries. SHEG also offers two other fabulous portals filled with resources to help classroom teachers and teacher librarians inquiry and historical analysis.

Why Flipped Learning Is Still Going Strong 10 Years Later

Edsurge

It became know as the flipped classroom—a modern, video-based version of a model pioneered by a handful of higher ed professors during the 1990s. Of course, the flipped movement still has its critics. It can mean more work for students and teachers alike, it disadvantages students without strong home internet access and it’s all too easy for teachers to get it wrong, isolating students even further. “A Flipped OS. Flipped is a framework to make this all work.”

Flipping Instruction for Struggling Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

“The “Flipped Classroom” starts with one question: what is the best use of my face-to-face class time?” We can flip the traditional model of instruction to help support all our students! When our students come back to the classroom, they will have the foundational knowledge to add to discussions or complete activities. To discover the history of Flipped Classrooms, see this infographic. Flipped Learning , by shellyterrell.

Does proposed federal policy leave room for disruptive innovation?

The Christensen Institute

Looking at the current version of the legislation, there are three key trends to keep in mind: (1) Sustaining innovations in classrooms and schools. To ensure that these and other innovations actually drive student outcomes, in addition to allocating funds toward integrating technology into classrooms, we’d encourage Congress to consider doubling down on education R&D to start to unearth which models work for which students in which circumstances. (2)

Creativity, Adobe EDU, and You!

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Online learning has never been as accessible as it is in 2018. Blended Learning Creativity and Imagination CUE Spark Education Technology Flipped Classroom Professional Development

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Why a K-12 Operating System is the Next Step in the Evolution of Edtech

Edsurge

Yes, this was before Google Classroom existed!) If students missed class or needed additional help, they could go to my website and access the day’s lesson as well as videos and digital exercises from YouTube and Khan Academy. I was so green at this point in my career that I probably assumed every classroom in the 21st century operated this way. It felt like every tool I used in the classroom was inherently designed to work in isolation.

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The Chilean Ministry of Education Launches New Partnership with Discovery Education Supporting Presidential EdTech Initiative

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Me Conecto para Aprender aims to close the gap in access to information technologies and promote their use across Chile by providing all of the country’s 7grade students a laptop computer, a year of internet access, and high-quality digital resources that encourage the use of the computer.

Viewing Comprehension Strategies: Watching Videos Like You Read A Book

TeachThought - Learn better.

How this works in your classroom is ideally a matter of your own experimentation, and a matter of voice and choice for the students. Due to diverse content, mobile access, credibility with students, and temptingly passive consumption, video is a pedagogical goldmine.

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