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: Response Tools

Class Tech Integrate

This post is the second in a series on flipping your classroom. A large part of "flipping your classroom" involves giving students multiple opportunities to respond and interact with content that is being delivered to them.

4 Ways to Discover the Best Edtech

Digital Promise

The infusion of technology into our culture is the greatest change that our educational system has ever experienced. Not long ago, many schools required teachers to include the use of technology in their daily lesson plans. Tips for discovering the best edtech tools for your classroom.

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My Article For Teachwire: Focus Your Teaching On The Important Stuff By ‘Flipping’ Your Classroom.

EdTech4Beginners

I recently wrote an article for Teachwire , an excellent educational website (the online version of the magazine ‘Teach Primary’), about simple ways to ‘flip’ your classroom. Have you ever ‘flipped’ your classroom?

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EdTech Acronyms Explained

EdTech4Beginners

The amount of new acronyms in the educational technology world is staggering… and often overwhelming for educators. BYOT – Bring Your Own Technology. CREATE – Collaboartion, Resources, Educate, Apps, Technology, Enriching. ICT – Information Communications Technology.

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14 ways to create great classroom video with Screencastify

Ditch That Textbook

Ed Tech edtech educational technology flipped classroom screencasts video creation video projects webcamNot too long ago, video creation required bulky, awkward video cameras with big, plastic VCR tapes.

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6 easy ways to start flipping your classroom now

Ditch That Textbook

Flipped classroom is definitely a buzzword in education. And rightfully so — the model leverages technology to create an environment that can make a huge difference in many classrooms. Some people see the flipped classroom as something complex or hard to reach.

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.

Conquering the EdTech World with GoConqr.

EdTech4Beginners

In fact, GoConqr offers the perfect environment for implementing modern teaching methodologies such as the Flipped Classroom or the PBL model. But don’t just take my word – read what an educator who uses GoConqr every day in his classroom had to say. What exactly is GoConqr?

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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!) Little did I know this experience would eventually propel me to help develop a school operating system that tackles technology issues plaguing educators and supports them with more opportunities to offer individualized instruction. I was so green at this point in my career that I probably assumed every classroom in the 21st century operated this way. When I Buy Edtech Products, Our Teachers Don’t Use Them… What Do I Do?

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A Glimpse of the Future: What the K-12 Classroom Will Look Like in 2025

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

This week I’ll be on a panel discussing the Future Classroom at this year’s STEM Summit hosted by Towson University. As technology becomes a larger part of the classroom, I hope GPA becomes a thing of the past.

Education Technology Integration – You’re Doing it Wrong

EmergingEdTech

Knowing What NOT to do can be as Valuable as Knowing What TO do Do you want to really get the most out of using technology in your classroom and courses? Professional Development _ Miscellaneous Tools and Topics avoiding technology integration mistakes edtech mistakes to avoid technology integration best practices what no to do with BYOD what not to do in the flipped classroom what not to do with gamification what not to do with technology in the classroom

10 keys to success in blended learning

Ditch That Textbook

Ed Tech blended learning edtech educational technology flipped classroom formative assessmentIn our eighth-grade math prototype and our elementary math programs, I’ve watched teachers as they adapt to blended learning.

What Technology Does What: An #edtech Chart For Teachers

TeachThought - Learn better.

What Technology Does What: The Ultimate #edtech Chart For Teachers. This is what we hope will be an ongoing collection of the most effective ways to use technology in the classroom. …Perform basic technology functions (e.g. Access Flipped Classroom Content.

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Do we gain by debating the merits of blended learning?

The Christensen Institute

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. These models, by definition, layer online modalities on top of the traditional classroom. Integrating technology into classrooms, when done well, can mark a sharp departure from the indisputable temptation to teach to the middle in analog classrooms.

The role of technology in the PYP

EdTech4Beginners

This post will outline the aims of the PYP (the Primary Years Programme of the International Baccalaureate) and the role that technology plays in helping teachers and students to achieve those goals. What does the PYP say about technology? How does technology support inquiry?

3 stories of how educational technology can improve relationships

The Christensen Institute

Although some poorly-designed classrooms that resemble the setting described above technically fit within the formal definition of Blended Learning, this image should not define the popular conception of the term. Recently I’ve witnessed inspiring examples in which teachers use technology to empower, rather than diminish, their relationships with their students. Roshan turned to technology. She “flipped” her lessons into online videos for students to watch at home.

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.

Free Platform Provides Simple Way to Discuss & Analyze Videos

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Bottom Line: This time-based video discussion tool increases interaction for traditional, flipped, or blended classrooms, but might offer more in the way of built-in instruction and assessment features. Resources Video Blended Learning App of the Day edtech Videos Flipped Classroom

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Featured Article: Math Teacher Uses New Technology to Reduce Student Anxiety & Build Confidence #mathchat #edtech

techieMusings

We asked her about the integration of technology in her lessons, and her thoughts on engaging students with video. Funnily enough, the first VideoScribe project I created was “ A #FlipClass Welcome ” to explain the “ why ” behind my flipped classroom model to parents at back-to-school night.

The Problem With Expecting Student Access

CUE

Birthplace of Apple, Facebook, and everyone’s favorite edtech company, Google. When flipping the classroom , for example, students gain knowledge away from the classroom through video, text selections, podcasts, etc., Yes, use technology.

Its 2019. So Why Do 21st-Century Skills Still Matter?

Edsurge

In my own work with educators around the globe, I’ve watched the emergence of 21st century trends such as makerspaces, flipped learning, genius hour, gamification, and more. From Mission to Methods How wide is the gap between lofty aspirations for learning and day-to-day classroom practice? Translating from vision to classroom implementation “is the journey we’re all on now,” says Ken Kay.

Teachers and Students Create Visually Engaging Presentations with Top iOS App

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App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.

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The Ultimate Checklist Before You Flip Your Classroom by @JusteSem

TeacherCast

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? The flipped classroom approach will only work if all of your students can access the content online. You should probably expect some kind of a resistant movement in your classroom.

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. But notably, a cohesive opposition movement has failed to materialize, in part because research on its impact in the classroom has generally been positive (or at least neutral ). The promise of more time for active learning is key to the flipped appeal, its fans say.

How a Flipped Syllabus, Twitter and YouTube Made This Professor Teacher of the Year

Edsurge

Boyer uses a “flipped syllabus” in which students' final grades are based on the points they've earned—not lost—throughout the semester. Boyer uses a “flipped syllabus” in which students' final grades are based on the points they've earned—not lost—throughout the semester. He has also been named a Master Educator by Course Hero , an education technology company that produced a short film on Boyer. . Understand how Boyer integrates technology into his course design.

How be a successful teacher in modern times.

Linways Technologies

Follow these to stay focused and ensure best results from both inside and outside the classroom. Your lesson plan and outcomes should include details like classroom design , mode of instruction, technology used, and how engaged your students would be during teaching it.

Why Taking Risks in the Classroom Pays off for Students—and Teachers

Edsurge

It was my first experiment flipping our classroom. I’ve taught in a few districts with unique missions and priorities, but one thing that has remained constant is the fact that to make sure that learning remains engaging and relevant for the modern learner, risk-taking in the classroom is a necessity. To build a classroom culture where risk-taking is encouraged for students, a teacher also needs to be willing to try new things.

Using Technology to Personalize Learning @PearDeck @EDpuzzle #flipclass #blendedlearning #edtech

techieMusings

When I first began flipping my math classroom in 2010, the ability to screencast, upload to the web, and have students be able to watch lectures at their own pace was exciting and innovative.

6 EdTech Tools for the Future Classroom

Gaggle Speaks

While we can’t predict what the future holds for EdTech tools, we can make educated guesses as to which resources will see success in years to come. Some of the most impactful technology of the future is already available today, even if it’s not currently in your school or district.

"I Used to be Sitting in Seat 17D" - How I Rejuvenated My Teaching Career

Fractus Learning

I had heard about flipping a class , but didn’t really know what that meant until I started to research it. At 40 years old I was worried… do 40 year olds learn new technology? been devouring pedagogy and edtech books like there is no tomorrow.

Opening Season 2 of #EduDuctTape with @JakeMillerTech to talk #TechWithHeart @Flipgrid @PearDeck @Wacom @Edpuzzle #flipclass #edtech

techieMusings

Question #2: How can educators leverage technology to create more personal connections and make all students comfortable in the classroom? Of course, we talk about leveraging technology to achieve some of these goals, including: Flipgrid for students to verbalize their math process and emphasize process over product (with a s/o to some of the newly released features and ideas for using them). Edpuzzle for embedded learning checks in flipped classroom videos).

?3 Types of Summer PD That Won’t Sacrifice Your Vacation

Edsurge

Learning outside your primary area of study can help you make connections that may be useful when trying to help your own students see relevance beyond the classroom. If you’re looking for educators to follow, go no further than Educational Technology and Mobile Learning’s blog. If you spend hours flipping through albums at the local record shop for fun, I suggest you check out Pinterest for Teachers or Facebook for Educators ; the variety of quotes and visuals is infinite.

The Pedagogy of Blended Learning

A Principal's Reflections

Blended instruction is what the teacher does with technology. At the time the flipped approach was all the rage and best suited for the resources we had and the age group of our kids. As technology has evolved so have many of the opportunities inherent in this strategy.

4 Important Lessons from 15 Years in EdTech

Gaggle Speaks

Today, Gaggle provides our Safe Classroom Learning Management System and Safety Management products for Google Apps for Education or Office 365 to millions of students who are creating, collaborating and sharing in a safe environment.

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