7 Things You Should Know About Flipped Classrooms

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Abstract

The flipped classroom is a pedagogical model in which the typical lecture and homework elements of a course are reversed. The notion of a flipped classroom draws on such concepts as active learning, student engagement, hybrid course design, and course podcasting. The value of a flipped class is in the repurposing of class time into a workshop where students can inquire about lecture content, test their skills in applying knowledge, and interact with one another in hands-on activities. Although implementing a flipped classroom places different demands on faculty and forces students to adjust their expectations, the model has the potential to bring about a distinctive shift in priorities—from merely covering material to working toward mastery of it.

The “7 Things You Should Know About…” series from the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) provides concise information on emerging learning technologies. Each brief focuses on a single technology and describes what it is, where it is going, and why it matters to teaching and learning. Use these briefs for a no-jargon, quick overview of a topic and share them with time-pressed colleagues.

In addition to the “7 Things You Should Know About…” briefs, you may find other ELI resources useful in addressing teaching, learning, and technology issues at your institution. To learn more, please visit the ELI Resources page.

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About David Brodosi

David Brodosi - David Brodosi is an experienced team leader with a demonstrated history of success in the higher education industry. Skilled in employer relations, career development, coaching, and conflict resolution. Provides guidance on tech strategies and trends for state-of-the-art learning spaces, course content development, and faculty support services. Recognized as a thought leader regarding the intersection of AV/IT and collaboration technology that supports his organization's mission to deliver world-class research and technology solutions for higher education institutions. https://connectedlearningsummit2018.sched.com/brodosi https://www.flbog.edu/board/office/online/_doc/online/Feb_13_2017_Student_Services_Workgroup.pdf https://slideplayer.com/slide/14718189/ https://www.instagram.com/dbrodosi/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/107636152@N02/ https://david-brodosi.tumblr.com http://brodosi.com https://blog.brodosi.net/ http://davidbrodosi.us https://twitter.com/Drink2ForgetLMS

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