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.

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.

Using WSQ forms to improve impact of Flipped Classroom tasks

Neo LMS

He blogs on a fairly regular basis about Computer Science and his creation of the Hackable Classroom at [link]. The students were kind enough to share the videos with me via a Google Drive and I edited them into a learning summary using a very battered laptop and a copy of Movie Maker.

Video is a key teaching tool for the flipped classroom

Neo LMS

You’re probably familiar with what the flipped classroom is and how it works. Flipped classrooms flip the role of students — it offers them a degree of autonomy to discover and exercise learning techniques that work best for them.

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

An Introduction to the Flipped Classroom

The Electric Educator

Last week I was asked to present on the Flipped Classroom at the Troy University e-Colloquium. You can find me on Twitter (@jrsowash), Google+, Linkedin (jrsowash), and YouTube (jrsowash). flipped classroom

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.

A Hangout On Air about The Flipped Classroom ~ Hawaii Style and Time

mauilibrarian2 in Olinda

A little group of Hawaii educators held a Hangout on Air about The Flipped Classroom last evening. Anne Torige suggested the flipped classroom, for instance, because she was interested in learning more about it. I had invited Mitch Krulewich, a new teacher at our school, to talk about how he flips his math classroom. Mitch follows the flipped learning model closely and he''s very happy with the results. Since the name of our HOA is Google Rocks!

Teaching Shakespeare in a Flipped Classroom

Graphite Blog

No name is as divisive in an English classroom. When flipping my classroom, I try to think about how students need their peers and what they can do independently at home. Due to the complexity of the work, we must scaffold Shakespeare strategically and flip thoughtfully. Here are five ways to flip Shakespeare without losing your students in the process. Use screen-casting software and flip the modeling for home use and reference. Shakespeare.

Teaching Shakespeare in a Flipped Classroom

Graphite Blog

No name is as divisive in an English classroom. When flipping my classroom, I try to think about how students need their peers and what they can do independently at home. Due to the complexity of the work, we must scaffold Shakespeare strategically and flip thoughtfully. Here are five ways to flip Shakespeare without losing your students in the process. Use screen-casting software and flip the modeling for home use and reference. Shakespeare.

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. The notes are saved on their Google Drive accounts. .

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.

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.,

Write, Review, Repeat with the Tsunami Writing Challenge

CUE

Over the past few years, I have tackled different approaches to get students to present in my World Language and Computer Science classroom, including Iron Chef lesson design and Pecha Kucha. Google Slides are used by students to collaboratively work on the process.

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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.

Autonomy Breeds Change

A Principal's Reflections

The inspiration for this idea came from Google’s 80/20 Innovation Model where engineers are encouraged to take 20 percent of their time to work on something company-related that interests them personally.

Hippo Video

Technology Tidbits

Educators are using Hippo to create explainer videos (screencasts), flip a lesson or classroom, assess student's understanding, and even differentiate instruction. differentiate instruction Digital video flipped classroom

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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. The notes are saved on their Google Drive accounts. .

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

NeverEndingSearch

SHEG currently offers three impressive curricula that may be put to immediate use in secondary classrooms and libraries. The free assessments include Google Docs assessments to copy and digital rubrics to download.

Buncee for Schools w/ Google Classroom Integration

Technology Tidbits

Buncee the amazing learning tool that educators and students are using worldwide to create stunning presentations, digital stories, eCards, announcements, and more, has just integrated w/ Google Classroom. digital storytelling flipped classroom presentations project based learning

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.

The Best Interactive Web Tools for Educators

Edudemic

Tools best tools collaboration differentiated learning edmodo evernote flipped classroom Google Docs resources TEDEd Web 2.0 Most of us are working at full capacity, and keeping up with technology can feel like one more chore on the to-do list. Still, learning your way around a few of the best Web tools is worth your time. Innovative teachers are frequently using intuitive programs and websites that are easy to learn. These web […].

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Lesson Ideas for #Chromebook Classrooms: Flipped Book Reviews

The Electric Educator

Note: this lesson idea is an excerpt from my book, The Chromebook Classroom. With flipped book reports, students simply record and post their presentations online, which can then be easily shared with family members and classmates. Chromebook Lessons flipped classroom screencast

Harnessing the Power of Google Forms for Just-in-Time Teaching

Fractus Learning

I find that JITT techniques are an easy complement to the flipped classroom, with several real advantages. First, what is JITT, and how does it work in a flipped environment? Thus, JITT supports delivering content remotely in the flipped classroom. Google Forms.

Studytracks Introduces Music-Based Educational App to U.S. Schools

techlearning

The app is available through Google Play and the App Store with the schools platform available for a free trial through their website. Using the "Earworm Effect," Studytracks takes curriculum and puts it to music to drive engagement, retention and achievement in and out of the classroom.

Photomath: Scan math problems for immediate step-by-step instructions

iLearn Technology

What it is: Photomath is an app available on the App Store and Google Play. How to integrate Photomath into the classroom: On the surface, the Photomath app might look like the ultimate way for students to “cheat” their learning.

Flipped Learning: From Early Adoption to Critical Revision

techlearning

I was honored to give the below interview for Flipped Learning Network. Musallam is a Google Certified Teacher, a YouTube Star Teacher, and a Leading Edge Certified Teacher. Videos Video Professional Development Resources Flipped Classroom TL Advisor Blog

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.

Khan Academy: Friend or Foe?

A Principal's Reflections

As the site increased in popularity it caught the eye of Bill Gates and Google with an end result being over 4 million in funding. Change education reform educational technology Flipped Classroom Khan Academy Opinion

Hippo Video

Technology Tidbits

Educators are using Hippo to create explainer videos (screencasts), flip a lesson or classroom, assess student's understanding, and even differentiate instruction. differentiate instruction Digital video flipped classroom screen casts

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Flip Your Classroom Just in Time – A Beginner’s Guide

Fractus Learning

Too many educators seem to think that flipped classrooms merely replace the classroom lecture with an online video lecture. This observation is factual as far as it goes—the flipped classroom can use online videos—however, it overlooks the real value of the flipped classroom.

EDpuzzle

Technology Tidbits

EDpuzzle one of the best and most popular sites around for creating a "flipped" classroom has just released a free Android app on the Google Chrome Store. This is ideal for Guided Learning and Flipping instruction. For my Pinterest board on Flipped Classrooms click here.

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

Edsurge

One of the first curricular tools I built to share—on the first day of school—was a public, student-friendly gradebook on Google Sheets. Yes, this was before Google Classroom existed!) To supplement in-person support offered during class and lunch periods, I published a simple Google site to house my lessons, assessments, and other resources. I was so green at this point in my career that I probably assumed every classroom in the 21st century operated this way.

Becoming an Edtech Iron Chef – Featuring the Voice of @SGVCUE

CUE

It can be shared in Google Drive or Google Classroom. Some ideas to practice Iron Chef in your classroom: Self-presentations (Name, 3 facts, a photo of self, secret ingredient: something they find funny). Give the Iron Chef protocol a try in your classroom!

Change Your Leadership: Introducing One-One Devices into Our School

Fractus Learning

Granted, we did have the flipped approach as a model for creating time in class to spend on higher level thinking. The strength with this approach is that rather than going to a course and then never implementing change in the classroom, PD was ongoing, regular and in-house.

Google Glass Might Pose the Biggest Challenge Public Education Has Seen Since Desegregation

jackcwest

During the more than three decades from 1954 (Brown Vs Board of Ed) and 1988 (peak desegregation in the US), achieving racial equality, or at least access to equal resources… blended learning common core EdTech Education Flipped Classroom Google Teaching google glass High School TechnologyPut aside for the moment that segregation of public schools in the United States is at its highest level since 1968; our country has backslid.

Google Glass Might Pose the Biggest Challenge Public Education Has Seen Since Desegregation

jackcwest

During the more than three decades from 1954 (Brown Vs Board of Ed) and 1988 (peak desegregation in the US), achieving racial equality, or at least access to equal resources… blended learning common core EdTech Education Flipped Classroom Google Teaching google glass High School Technology Put aside for the moment that segregation of public schools in the United States is at its highest level since 1968; our country has backslid.

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. We sat down with Boyer to learn more about his flipped syllabus, unique assessments, and the hard work that goes into an easy A. Does a flipped syllabus lead to a lot of A’s?

Setting Homework for Today’s Students – 3 Ways to Create Effective Assignments

Fractus Learning

Flip Your Classroom. The idea behind the flipped classroom is that students watch the equivalent of a lecture and perhaps read some informational text prior to class. Students who struggle, however, are likely to start Googling alternatives to writing their papers.

Buncee Classroom

Technology Tidbits

Educators have been using Buncee in a wide variety of ways through their educational portal "Buncee Classroom" to create virtual classrooms for students to complete assignments, take quizzes, etc. assessments digital storytelling flipped classroom presentations project based learning