The Flipped Classroom What is a flipped classroom? It is a concept where the teachers helps the learners learn for themselves and by themselves. In
Month: June 2011
Four key aspects of innovation
Introduction Randy Nelson, the former dean of Pixar University, describes four key aspects that employees in “innovative” companies need to have. Individuals need to show
Teaching students to master new skills! Ask questions!
Take a look at this video made by Hampton school. Although it is made several years ago it still applies. Makes you think about exploring
Teaching about pros and cons of controversial issues
Classroom application: When you introduce new topics in class either for writing or discussion it is useful to see both sides of the story. ProCon
Teaching how to read all the newspapers in the world!
Classroom application If you want to discuss a recent event with your class, and you want another perspective it is a good idea to read
Interactive teaching methods double learning!
ScienceDaily (May 12, 2011) — Interactive teaching methods significantly improved attendance and doubled both engagement and learning in a large physics class, according to a