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How the Flipped Classroom works

Visit http://mediacore.com to learn more. With the teacher at the front and seats in rows, the classroom has barely changed in the last century. But, we now ...
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Flipped classrooms- do they work? Best of both worlds-online class and attending class

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Parents: 19 Meaningful Questions You Should Ask Your Child's Teacher

Parents: 19 Meaningful Questions You Should Ask Your Child's Teacher | Interesting Articles on Learning | Scoop.it
Back-to-school content is usually focused on teachers and students, and as these two groups will have the largest workload ahead of them, that makes sense.

But for students, the ultimate support sys
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Great questions to ask on parent/teacher night-Learn about your child's teacher!

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Why I support the Common Core (and conservatives should too) | The Fordham Institute

Why I support the Common Core (and conservatives should too) | The Fordham Institute | Interesting Articles on Learning | Scoop.it
As a Relinquisher, I’m weary of broad government mandates.
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This is an opinion on the Common Core and why the author feels that it is the best.

 

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Museums, Researchers Shifting to Online Science Ed. Outreach

Museums, Researchers Shifting to Online Science Ed. Outreach | Interesting Articles on Learning | Scoop.it
Cultural institutions are offering open online training sessions, virtual activities, and tech-enhanced projects to bring the subject alive in the nation's schools.
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Science education to teachers available online.

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How to Use Online Learning Tools to Increase Interaction and Improve Learning Outcomes

How to Use Online Learning Tools to Increase Interaction and Improve Learning Outcomes | Interesting Articles on Learning | Scoop.it
Promoting Interaction in Your Assignments - Broadband from Samuel Merritt U Academic Tech on Vimeo.   Do you wish you could make one change in your course that would increase student engagemen...
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Great article on how to get your students to interact during tech time

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The Flipped Classroom Boosts Grades 5%. Why That’s As Big As We Can Expect. | TechCrunch

The Flipped Classroom Boosts Grades 5%. Why That’s As Big As We Can Expect. | TechCrunch | Interesting Articles on Learning | Scoop.it
TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news.
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This article shows how much online education can boost students learning. It talks about the "flipped classroom" which is where students watch lectures online and have discussions in the classroom.

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A Principal's Reflections: The Role of Open Educational Resources (OER) in Making Education Available to All

A Principal's Reflections: The Role of Open Educational Resources (OER) in Making Education Available to All | Interesting Articles on Learning | Scoop.it
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This is an article on a principal writing his experience with OER's. He explains how important and interesting they are.

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Google Expands Role In Digital Education, Teams Up With edX To Build A YouTube For Free Online Courses | TechCrunch

Google Expands Role In Digital Education, Teams Up With edX To Build A YouTube For Free Online Courses | TechCrunch | Interesting Articles on Learning | Scoop.it
It's turning into a busy week for Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) providers, and the tech companies that love them -- particularly Google. On Monday, Udacity co-founder and CEO Sebastian Thrun and California Lt.
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Article about how Google wants to help expand on education by helping create free online courses.

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