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What is a Flipped Classroom?

There is much talk in educational circles about the flipped classroom. In essence this is about ways to bring pedagogy and technology together to present more stimulating and challenging learning to students. This represents a good point of departure into the area…

The flipped classroom describes a reversal of traditional teaching where students gain first exposure to new material outside of class, usually via reading or lecture videos, and then class time is used to do the harder work of assimilating that knowledge through strategies such as problem-solving, discussion or debates. (Vanderbilt University, Center for Teaching).

Read more at the University of Queensland: About Flipped Classrooms…

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This entry was posted on February 7, 2014 by in Features and tagged , , , , .

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