I love using TED videos in my classroom to get students thinking about issues related to what we are studying. When I heard that I could wrap video content in an online lesson with TED Ed, I decided to check it out.
Two trends that seem to be in the news lately are the rise of MOOCs (massive open online courses that can be taken by huge numbers of students) and flipping the classroom. Both grow partly out of developments in ...
Flipping the Classroom. Students in Grade 9 are "flipping" the traditional classroom. Visit the link below to learn more about what is taking place. http://schools.cbe.ab.ca/b627/highlighting.htm. Posted by Elboya School at 10: ...
VIDEO: Souderton Area students help to ready to Manna on Main Street headquartersMontgomery NewspapersBy Brian Bingaman Souderton Area High School students John Atiyeh, left, and Nolan Dluzneski clean windows at the future site of Manna on Main...
Opportunity or invitation to add informational text to the teachers tool box. 5:45. Kate Gerson, “…creates a window for an elementary teacher to become the facilitator of the world as students begin to access it….” The key ...
60 Minutes on CBS News: Khan Academy: The future of education? - Khan Academy and its free online educational videos are moving into the classroom and across the world. Their goal: to revolutionize how we teach and learn.
From the original article: "One of the cool things about PowerPoint is that it let's you embed sounds into directly into the presentation. You can insert sound loops and cliparts to decorate your presentations or even add a nice background music while playing the slide show. Here..."
This is a listing of 446 sites that legally offer free books (eBooks) for download or for online viewing.
Some time ago I went looking for some free eBooks and was surprised to find that there are many resources for this. I decided to put together this list of sites that offer free eBooks as a reference. Originally, the list was for 50 sites (hence that number in the link) and I thought that was a lot. I expect that this list will cross 500 sites in the near future. Given the large listing, you may want to check out the various Genre pages that I have put together.
I have tried to make certain that all of the eBooks at these sites are legally available for viewing/downloading. However, it is possible that I have made a mistake. If you suspect any of these sites of illegally offering copyrighted materials, then please let me know through the comments below.
Welcome to flipped week! We canvassed Glogster EDU Ambassadors to see how they are incorporating the flipped classroom approach in their teaching practice, and this week we’re sharing their t... (@ShelleyHays I want to try this w/your class?
I have become interested in the idea of 'flipping' the classroom since I first read about it on Karl Fisch's Fischalgebra blog (see resources at the end of this (This presents a great lists of the pros and cons of flipping the classroom.
The environment in England . Flipping the classroom. Flipping the class activity. Students watch a video at their own path at home and they have to prepare some questions on it .Then following the instructions there is a class competition.
How to Flip the Classroom: Experiential Group Activities in the Classroom and Video-guided Reflection Outside of the Classroom. Have you heard of the “Flipping the Classroom” trend, made popular in education by Khan ...
One of the most frustrating parts of being a technology facilitator is helping the principals and teachers understand that I need to be consulted about all technology software and hardware that will go in the classroom.
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