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3 Ways You Can Use Index Cards to FLIP Your Class: Another “Unplugged” Flipped Strategy

Here are three ways you can use index cards to flip your class, increase engagement, and improve student learning. Index cards are an "unplugged" flipped strategy you can use in any class. Sometimes, a tool as simple as an index card can be an excellent way to flip your class, [...]

Avoid These Five Rookie Mistakes When Flipping Your Class

If you're thinking about flipping your class, or if you're making adjustments in the way you implement the flipped model, avoid these five rookie mistakes to create a successful experience for you and your students. There’s so much buzz about the flipped classroom model. From K-12 to higher education settings, [...]

What should I know before I FLIP my class?

I’m just beginning to think about integrating active learning and flipped course design. What should I know before I FLIP my class? I’m glad you’re taking a moment to think carefully about how to integrate these ideas you’re your classes. You’ll save time and frustration by following a few guidelines [...]

What can I do about student resistance in the flipped classroom?

What can I do about student resistance? Many students don't see the value of the flipped classroom and active learning strategies.  Student resistance is one of the most frustrating parts of the flipped classroom. If students don't see the value in the process, then they will not complete the pre-class [...]

Where can I find ideas for new teaching strategies to engage students?

I tend to use the same strategies in class and I’m ready to try something different. Where can I find ideas for new teaching strategies to engage my students? I’m glad you are looking for new ideas to connect with your students! You’re the kind of educator I like to [...]

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