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Ten Reflective Questions to Ask at the End of Class - Brilliant or Insane

Ten Reflective Questions to Ask at the End of Class - Brilliant or Insane | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Use these ten reflective questions at the end of class to help learners deepen their understandings of themselves and their work.
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Don’t make these mistakes with flipped learning | eSchool News | eSchool News

Don’t make these mistakes with flipped learning | eSchool News | eSchool News | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Flipped Learning won't help students if teachers only change the format. Here are the classic mistakes some teachers are making.
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Digital Video Transforms Teaching Practices

Digital Video Transforms Teaching Practices | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
The growing availability of digital video sparked the "flipped classroom" movement, but identifying quality video content is still a challenge.
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Educators Evaluate 'Flipped Classrooms'

Educators Evaluate 'Flipped Classrooms' | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Benefits and drawbacks are seen in the approach, which replaces in-class lectures with on-demand video to make more time for analysis and discussion during class time.
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The Flipped Classroom: Pro and Con

The Flipped Classroom: Pro and Con | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

Mary Beth Hertz describes the forms Flipped instruction can take and analyzes the pros and cons.  Lots of hotlinks to additional resources and articles.

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TeachPaperless: The Problem with TED Ed

TeachPaperless: The Problem with TED Ed | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

OTOH:  Shelly Blake-Plock is concerned by the use of the Flipped model for teaching and the passive act of watching, rather than doing.

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TED's New Site Turns Any YouTube Video Into a Lesson

TED's New Site Turns Any YouTube Video Into a Lesson | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
TED launched a new online tool on Wednesday that turns any YouTube video into a lesson.
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Response: 'Flipped Learning Makes Teachers More Valuable'

Response: 'Flipped Learning Makes Teachers More Valuable' | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
(This is the last post in a two-part series on this topic. You can see Part One here.) Attilio Galimberti asked: What are best practices to make a flipped classroom model work?
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How to Use Online Video in Your Classroom

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It's one thing to talk about Mount St. Helens erupting in science class. It's another thing altogether to watch a video of the mountain's summit exploding into dust. Teache
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The Flip: End of a Love Affair

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A former devotee of the flipped classroom writes about why she no longer loves this model of instruction and learning.

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Education Week: Schools Open Doors to New E-Learning Rules

Education Week: Schools Open Doors to New E-Learning Rules | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
This special report, part of Education Week’s ongoing series on virtual education, examines how state policymakers, educators, and schools are rethinking and changing the rules for e-learning.

 

More here about virtual/online learning, including Digital Learning Now, which Education Week calls "bipartisan."  Articles also about teacher prep/certification, flipped teaching, and new laws nationwide that are expanding virtual course options.

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TechLearning: Flipping the Classroom

Three posts on Flipped instruction:  Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams on why they think the model is beneficial, Michael Gorman's how-to make a video and use it for Flipping, Lisa Nielsen gives five reasons she's not Flipping.

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The Digital Education Revolution, Cont'd: Meet TED-Ed's New Online Learning Platform

The Digital Education Revolution, Cont'd: Meet TED-Ed's New Online Learning Platform | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
TED's new tool lets teachers create customized lessons that revolve around web video.
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