Thinking about flipping your classroom? Flipped-learning pioneers Jon Bergmann and Aaron Sams walk you through the steps you need to take to make blended learning a reality.
Rethinking Space and Time
Flipped learning gives teachers in-class time to support students on challenging material, provides early warning when they don't understand, and encourages them to ask questions. The first step: re-imagining your classroom space.
In the flipped classroom, more direct instruction time with students allows for formative assessment throughout the unit. Learn how to quickly determine who understands the work, who's struggling, and who hasn't even watched the video.
Video lectures at home? Homework in class? Welcome to a new world of active learning, where teachers can be there when students need them. Visit Edutopia's Flipped Classroom page for all of the best Edutopia resources on flipped-learning techniques.
In this video, Salman Khan, founder of the Khan Academy, talks about how blended learning can give teachers more time to focus on creative thinking, help struggling students succeed, and encourage collaborative education.