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Flipped Classroom | Tips and Tools of the Trade

You’ve done your research, attended education conferences and are well-read on “Flipped Learning”. You acknowledge that your students need you present to answer questions or perhaps provide guidance when they are stuck on a problem or assignment. The next step is to locate tools that will engage your students and allow you to effectively “flip” your classroom. There is a myriad of tools available to make the “flip”…here you’ll find some of the most effective!
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Flipped Classroom | Tips and Tools of the Trade
  • John Cork says:
    I love this website from the Flipped Institute! it’s an incredible resource for exploring the flipped classroom model. This website presents all the knowledge you’ll need to make the flip. Learn how to provide “a personalized, engaging learning experience” for all students. The website contains a “How to Flip” section with many detailed PDF guides on creating videos, sharing content and using class time efficiently. Be sure and check out the “Resources” and “Ask an Expert” sections as well!
  • edutopia.org
    edutopia.org

    100 Videos and Counting: Lessons From a Flipped Classroom

    5 minute read
    John Cork says:
    Great advice from a teacher who has created over 100 video lessons, “Teachers who embrace flipped learning need to think like architects, not video producers.” I love this article as it puts forth great advice on creating and using your own videos to flip your classroom in an effective manner. The teacher explains how he uses Web 2.0 tools like Educanon to host his videos…here he can track student progress and embed quiz questions to measure student understanding.
  • edutopia.org
    edutopia.org

    Flipped-Learning Toolkit: Flipping the Non-Flippable Classes

    6 minute read
    John Cork says:
    When considering flipped learning many teachers feel it is a teaching strategy best suited for math and science teachers. This article explains how teachers can enlist the flipped learning model for any subject. The article gives the reader real-life, tangible examples of how flipped learning works in Physical Education, Wood Working and Dance classes. Every teacher has a limited amount of time with students, why not employ the flipped learning model to maximize your class time?
  • John Cork says:
    This 255-page Teacher’s Guide to Tech can be found at the Cult of Pedagogy blog and is well-worth the $20 price tag. The guide is loaded with tech tools to support flipped learning! Blogging, Book Publishing, Collaboration, Content Creation, Discussion Tools, Mind Mapping, Podcasting, Presentation Tools, Screen Casting and many, many more tech tools are covered in detail. The book may be purchased at the Teacher-Pay-Teachers website and includes the ability to download future updates!
  • gettingsmart.com
    gettingsmart.com

    10 Teacher-Tested Tools for Flipping Your Classroom

    7 minute read
    John Cork says:
    This informative article comes to us from a Language Arts teacher and features 10 excellent tools for flipping your classroom. The teacher carefully selected 10 tools that she could easily learn and use with a laptop, iPad and iPhone. In her toolkit, you’ll find tools for screencasting, digital storytelling, and creating mash-ups. What I found extremely helpful is the teacher informs us how she used the tools in her own teaching practice. Inspiring, to say the least...check it out!
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BloomBoard Asks:What flipped learning strategies and tools do you use in your teaching practice to maximize face-to-face class time with your students?