Project ReimaginED - ISTE. What are the benefits of flipping your classroom?... Tech Tools by Subject and Skills. Every year, so many new technology tools for teachers are launched into the market that it can be nearly impossible to keep up with them all.
In order to keep you up-to-date with the latest and greatest educational tech tools, our team of edtech specialists has put together this list of the best edtech resources and technology tools for teachers. Clicking on the links below will take you to hundreds of apps, websites, extensions, and more. Whether you're looking for a specific tech tool or just trying to find something new and interesting for your class, we encourage you to browse around all of the different categories to see how many wonderful resources are available for your students. Also, if you have a tool that you'd like to see added to the list, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The following technology tools for teachers have been organized by academic subjects, topics, and learning activity. A Comprehensive List of Apps and Tools to Flip your Classroom. For those of you intent on employing the flipped learning model in their instruction, we have curated a set of important web tools to help you create the appropriate flipped classroom environment for your students.
Check them out below and as always let us know what you think of them. Enjoy 1- Explain Everything Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design tool that lets you annotate, animate, and narrate explanations and presentations. You can create dynamic interactive lessons, activities, assessments, and tutorials using Explain Everything's flexible and integrated design. 2- Knowmia Knowmia is a great website that offers thousands of video lessons from great teachers around the world. EduCanon. Stoodle. Heutagogy, Self-Directed Learning and Complex Work. Pedagogy had always established an unequal relation between the teacher and the taught. Andragogy stepped in to rectify this and foster awareness about how adults learned. However, the premise was that there was someone doing the "teaching" so to speak. While the principles of Andragogy clearly stated what it takes to motivate adults to learn, the role of a teacher / the expert remained undisputed.
Lessons Worth Sharing. How 'Flipping' the Classroom Can Improve the Traditional Lecture - Teaching - The Chronicle of Higher Education - How_Flipping_the_Classroom_Can_Improve_the_Traditional_Lecture.pdf. Is It Really Hip to Flip? “Try it!
You might like it!” Is not a sufficient reason for initiating flipped instruction. UDL and The Flipped Classroom: The Full Picture. In response to all of the attention given to the flipped classroom, I proposed The Flipped Classroom: The Full Picture and The Flipped Classroom: The Full Picture for Higher Education in which the viewing of videos (often discussed on the primary focus of the flipped classroom) becomes a part of a larger cycle of learning based on an experiential cycle of learning.
Universal Design for Learning has also been in the news lately as a new report Universal Design for Learning (UDL): Initiatives on the Move was released by the National Center on UDL, May, 2012. This post describes the principles of Universal Design for Learning and how they naturally occur when a full cycle of learning, including ideas related to the flipped classroom, are used within the instructional process. Preparing Students for a Flipped Classroom. Skipping Recess to Study More Math? Now, that’s Student Engagement! You read that headline right, kids at Pond Union Elementary in Pond, CA are actually choosing to skip recess to learn more math! This math-crazy group of fourth and fifth grade students is taught by Shannon Zimmerman, one of our guest bloggers, and she notes that learning with Wowzers has excited her students so much that they want to learn all the time. 'Wowed by Wowzers' This learning phenomenon at Pond Union Elementary has even caused some neighborhood buzz, prompting local ABC affiliate KERO 23ABC News to conduct a feature story interviewing both Zimmerman and her students about the positive effects of learning with Wowzers.
Engagement is the number one obstacle that we face in education. In the story, Zimmerman notes that prior to adopting Wowzers in her classroom, student engagement during math instruction was very low and, in turn, test scores and progress suffered. The Flipped Classroom. Turning Learning on Its Head! Mister McIntosh Says - Mastery Learning and the Flipped Class: A Resource Guide. Mastery learning and the flipped classroom concept are innovative ideas that are working their way through education channels and are gaining more and more traction all the time.
I have heard few good arguments against them. One argument I have heard does carry some weight though: “If instruction and lecture is done on-line it takes away the chance for immediately asking questions and whole-class discussions.” This could be true. However, class discussion can take place during other activities that are built into a class procedure. The Flipped Classroom Model: A Full Picture.
Due to Khan Academy’s popularity, the idea of the flipped classroom has gained press and credibility within education circles.
Briefly, the Flipped Classroom as described by Jonathan Martin is: Flip your instruction so that students watch and listen to your lectures… for homework, and then use your precious class-time for what previously, often, was done in homework: tackling difficult problems, working in groups, researching, collaborating, crafting and creating. Classrooms become laboratories or studios, and yet content delivery is preserved. Flip your instruction so that students watch and listen to your lectures… for homework, and then use your precious class-time for what previously, often, was done in homework: tackling difficult problems, working in groups, researching, collaborating, crafting and creating. Flipteaching.
Flipped class. 9 Video Tips for a Better Flipped Classroom In 2007, when Colorado high school teachers Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams began experimenting with recording their lectures in order to spend class time on deeper face-to-face learning with students, they probably didnt foresee the major movement that would grow up around what came to be called the flipped classroom.
But six years later, the […] How to Choose the Right Learning Management System. Published Online: June 11, 2013 Published in Print: June 12, 2013, as 7 Steps to Picking Your LMS Choosing a learning management system is one of the most costly and time-consuming decisions schools or districts must make as they expand their technological infrastructures.
An LMS is a robust piece of software that provides an online portal for classrooms, serving administrative functions for educators and allowing students to view assignments, grades, and learning materials. Some can be used to deliver entire courses. MSE 755 Mod 5. The Flipped Class Blog. Cooperative Learning in Action. The Best Videos Showing The Importance Of Asking Good Questions — Help Me Find More.
I’ve previously posted The Best Posts & Articles About Asking Good Questions and now I’m starting to compile videos of movie or TV scenes that demonstrat the importance of asking good questions.
I’m hoping that readers will point me in the direction of others and I’ll add them. I’m starting off with just a few courtroom examination scenes, but I’d like to get a variety of situations. I’m sometimes using TubeChop to show the most useful segments from longer clips, and I don’t think they will show up in an RSS Readers. So, subscribers will have to click through to seem them. Salman Khan: Let's use video to reinvent education. California University of Pennsylvania. California University of Pennsylvania Master of Education - Secondary Education & Teacher Leadership The Challenge Imagine having more class time - how would you use it to improve student learning?
You may think of ways to do better lectures, increase student involvement, or have more projects in your class. Youpd. Project 10 to the 100. In 2008, we asked: what would help?
And help the most? People from more than 170 countries submitted over 150,000 ideas in response. From that group, we narrowed down the list to 16 top idea themes addressing important common goals. 5 Reasons Flipped Classrooms Work. By now, most of us have heard the term “flipped classroom” and learned that the concept is not as aerodynamic as its name. But it is becoming a movement. Khan Academy. Chemistry Video Sampler.
Bloom's Taxonomy of Learning Domains. Bloom's Taxonomy was created in 1956 under the leadership of educational psychologist Dr Benjamin Bloom in order to promote higher forms of thinking in education, such as analyzing and evaluating concepts, processes, procedures, and principles, rather than just remembering facts (rote learning). It is most often used when designing educational, training, and learning processes. The Flipped Class: Myths vs. Reality. Editor's Note: On the heels of our viral posts in over 100 countries about the flipped classroom earlier this year (links below), we asked Jon Bergmann if he could share some of the feedback he was receiving in light of the notable interest about this topic.
More classroom flipping in colleges. Last month, I reported the example of Philip Zelikow at the University of Virginia. His lectures in modern world history are now available to the world via a free online platform called Coursera. Flipped learning: Professor tested, student approved. The flipped learning model is still experimental on college campuses, but students have supported flipped experimentation By Dennis Carter, Assistant Editor Read more by Denny Carter April 5th, 2012. Critical and Creative Thinking - Bloom's Taxonomy. To flip or not to flip. Posted on April 1, 2010 by marynabadenhorst 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 post). Bloom et al.' Bloom's Taxonomy.org. How the Flipped Classroom Is Radically Transforming Learning.
Editor's Note:Posts about the flipped class on The Daily Riff beginning in January 2011 have generated over 240,000 views to-date - thanks contributors and readers . . . 10 Tools to Help you Flip Your Classroom. Two years ago I "flipped" my high school Anatomy & Physiology class. Read my previous post for the full story. I learned by trial and error. I have also found some very helpful resources that I would like to share with you. 1. : The leading screen casting software title on the market. Easily zoom, pan, and create call-outs on your screen captures. Accepts multiple audio and video tracks. 2. : from the makers of Camtasia ( TechSmith ), this screen capture tool allows you to quickly capture a still image of all or part of your screen. Flipped Classrooms and Video as Homework. Flipped Learning Network Ning - A professional learning community for teachers using screencasting in education.
Capture lessons on your iPad and flip your classroom. Patently Silly - The Humor of Invention - presented by Daniel Wright. English Lesson Planner. The Flipped Classroom.