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University establishes flipped learning training center for faculty

University establishes flipped learning training center for faculty | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
San Jose State University, known as the public university serving Silicon Valley, will be home to a program that will train faculty members from across California in how to administer a blended course using a massive open online course (MOOC)...
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Introducing the "Distributed Flip"

Introducing the "Distributed Flip" | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
So I think with the recent San Jose State news people may finally start to pay attention to the use of MOOCs and MOOC-like things to support blended learning, a match-up we've been supporting here ...

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Interesting. Distributed Flip!  

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Pros and Cons of The Flipped Classroom

Pros and Cons of The Flipped Classroom | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Educator, Don Goble, takes a look at the flipped classroom from a variety of perspectives. He shared his results with TeachHUB.

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‘Flipped’ classrooms improve learning

‘Flipped’ classrooms improve learning | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
learning world - What if the traditional ways of using classroom teaching and homework were swapped around?
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Five Free iPad Apps for Creating Video Lessons (AKA Flipped Classroom Lessons)

Five Free iPad Apps for Creating Video Lessons (AKA Flipped Classroom Lessons) | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
One of the things that I'm often asked about is creating explanatory videos on the iPad. Whether you want to create these videos for students to watch as part of a "flipped curriculum" or you want ...
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Although I've seen Screenchomp before the first couple of apps were new to me and might be worth exporing - JK.

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Transforming Campus Learning Spaces -- Campus Technology

Transforming Campus Learning Spaces -- Campus Technology | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Penn State Harrisburg updated its campus with a cornucopia of collaborative classrooms and study spaces, featuring modern furniture and the latest audiovisual and interactive technologies. See how.
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Transformed spaces can result in transformed teaching practice... interested to see that the implementation "strategy" is quite familiar....

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Students will defend need for traditional learning

Students will defend need for traditional learning | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Many students will “defend to the death” the need for traditional campus-based lectures, and will only delve into the world of free online educational resources if instructed to by their teachers, a conference has heard.
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The Flipped Classroom FAQ | CIRTL Network

The Flipped Classroom FAQ | CIRTL Network | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
(Flipped Classroom) Twelve months ago, had I asked just about anyone on my campus about the idea of the “flipped classroom,” they would have looked at me wondering what I was talking about.  A lot has changed in the last year, however, thanks in large...
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Flipping Professional Development

Flipping Professional Development | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Preview and download the course Flipping Professional Development on iTunes U.
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Although school based, this itunesu course focuses on providing PD on flipping  your classroom. 

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Thoughts on the culture of an inverted classroom - Casting Out Nines - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Thoughts on the culture of an inverted classroom - Casting Out Nines - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it

I’ve just finished up the spring semester, and with it the second iteration of the inverted classroom MATLAB course. With my upcoming move, it may be a while before I teach another course like this (although my experiments with targeted “flipping” went pretty well), so I am taking special care to unwind and document how things went both this year and last.

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Colleges Go Proactive with Flipped Classrooms

Colleges Go Proactive with Flipped Classrooms | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Professors are moving away from the lecture approach and running more hands-on learning in class — and they’re using more technology to get it done.
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How To Flip Your Classroom Using Lecture Tools - Edudemic

How To Flip Your Classroom Using Lecture Tools - Edudemic | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Using video and podcasts to flip your classroom is a big task that could yield big results if done properly. Here are some quick tips.
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7 Must-Have Tools For The Flipped Classroom

7 Must-Have Tools For The Flipped Classroom | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
  7 Must-Have Tools For The Flipped Classroom by first appeared on gettingsmart.com  The flipped classroom uses technology to allow students more time to apply…
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Does the Flipped Classroom Really Accomplish its Goals?

Does the Flipped Classroom Really Accomplish its Goals? | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
One teacher rushed to embrace the flipped classroom model -- and then realized upon reflection that it wasn't necessary.

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Top 6 Apps for Flipping Your Classroom

Top 6 Apps for Flipping Your Classroom | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it

Teachers all over the world are flipping their classrooms. Instead of doing homework and projects at home, students watch lectures and videos. When they get to class they engage students with activities and tests designed to test what students have learned. While flipping your classroom may sound like a good idea, it requires having a way to present information to students at home. These top 6 apps for flipping your classroom will give you the tools you need to turn your classroom upside down.

 


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20 Ways To Make Professional Development More Effective - Edudemic

20 Ways To Make Professional Development More Effective - Edudemic | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Administrators often ask how to best utilize their staff meeting time to promote best instructional practices and improve professional development.
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Although not strictly flipped classroom related, there are some nice ideas on ways in which to engage with staff and excite them and collaboratively share ideas and build a community of practice.

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The 10 Best Web Tools For Flipped Classrooms - Edudemic

The 10 Best Web Tools For Flipped Classrooms - Edudemic | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Here's a useful list of the best web tools for flipped classrooms, complete with what each tool is and how teachers are using it right now!
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Some common tools (twitter, dropbox, evernote) but also a couple of unfamiliar ones: Celly. 

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Where YouTube Meets the Farm

Where YouTube Meets the Farm | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Delivering video messages to rural farmers in poor countries promises to be an effective method in fighting hunger and malnutrition.

 

"What’s intriguing about Digital Green is how it uses videos to start public conversations and elicit leadership within communities. What’s unexpected is that it has been able to produce locally made videos in India’s regional languages at scale, something Gandhi notes is cheaper and faster than using professional filmmakers."

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There is a lot in this article that has implications for digital learning everywhere - particularly the use of effective facilitation in conjunction with the videos.

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Flipping To Adapt to Multiple Learning Styles at Minnesota State University -- Campus Technology

Flipping To Adapt to Multiple Learning Styles at Minnesota State University -- Campus Technology | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
When Associate Professor and Chemical Education Researcher Danaè Quirk Dorr noticed a correlation between student learning styles and achievement in her large organic chemistry course, she decided to flip her classroom and crunch the numbers to see...
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Flipping To Adapt to Multiple Learning Styles at Minnesota State University -- Campus Technology

Flipping To Adapt to Multiple Learning Styles at Minnesota State University -- Campus Technology | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
When Associate Professor and Chemical Education Researcher Danaè Quirk Dorr noticed a correlation between student learning styles and achievement in her large organic chemistry course, she decided to flip her classroom and crunch the numbers to see...
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Flipping To Adapt to Multiple Learning Styles at Minnesota State University -- Campus Technology

Flipping To Adapt to Multiple Learning Styles at Minnesota State University -- Campus Technology | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
When Associate Professor and Chemical Education Researcher Danaè Quirk Dorr noticed a correlation between student learning styles and achievement in her large organic chemistry course, she decided to flip her classroom and crunch the numbers to see...
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Flipping out? What you need to know about the Flipped Classroom | Inside Higher Ed

Flipping out? What you need to know about the Flipped Classroom | Inside Higher Ed | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it

The traditional model of the lecture and learning cycle has long been to deliver the lecture during class and to send students home to do homework and perhaps engage in a discussion or two afterwards. The flipped classroom flips this model on its head: through lecture capture software, lectures can be captured on video for students to watch home, freeing up class time for hands-on learning activities and discussion.

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More on classroom flipping in colleges

More on classroom flipping in colleges | Active learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Flipping the classroom is in vogue.The idea is to take the standard lecture and put it online or in some other format that a student can review on his or her own time — hence the term “flip.”...
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