Flipped Classroom

Video lectures at home? Homework in class? Welcome to a new world of active learning where teachers can be there when students need them.

  • Flipped Classroom

    Making Your Flipped Classroom More Human

    A former high school biology teacher shares what he learned from his mistakes in flipping his classroom instruction.
  • Apps

    Stream Videos With Free iPad Apps

    With iPad apps from PBS, Discovery, History, Smithsonian, BrainPOP, and even the NBC Nightly News, you can capture children's interest in a topic through educational programming.
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    The Flipped Classroom: Pro and Con

    In 2012, I attended the ISTE conference in San Diego, CA. While I was only there for about 36 hours, it was easy for me to pick up on one of the hottest topics for the three-day event. The "flipped classroom" was being discussed in social lounges, in conference sessions, on the exhibit floor, on the hashtag and even at dinner. People wanted to know what it was, what it wasn't, how it's done and why it works.
  • Education Trends

    2015's Ed Tech Trends in Review

    This year's popular ed tech trends included 3D printing, iPad add-ons, tools to enhance flipped learning, collaborative approaches for 1:1 classrooms, and more PLN-friendly networking tools.
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    100 Videos and Counting: Lessons From a Flipped Classroom

    After making 100 videos, a veteran flipped learning educator reflects on what he's learned: keep it simple, employ differentiated instruction tools, and respect students' schedules.
  • Teaching Strategies

    Avoiding "Learned Helplessness"

    Take responsibility for empowering students, and avoid the schooling habits that train them to seek a single right answer instead of exploring the learning process.
  • Differentiated Instruction

    Enhancing Learning Through Differentiated Technology

    Three tech tools -- SAS Curriculum Pathways, Newsela, and EDpuzzle -- can help differentiate instruction by showing where students are and offering appropriate formative assessment.