FlipBlogs: A Problems With Chromebooks

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/9463721/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/759041/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In this episode I try and think through a potential policy change for next year.  I am beginning to look ahead at a few adjustments for my classroom next year.  I have signs up in my classroom that forbid the use of cell phones,…

FlipBlogs What the Dynamo Teaches About Flipped Learning

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/9463331/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/759041/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] This quick episode tells the story of how a BBC podcast by Tim Horford helped me realize a few things about flipped learning. I have found what many others have realized, flipped learning required a rethinking of the whole learning ecosystem.  43 minutes between bells…

POI020 FlipFails5p2 My Answers So Far

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/9460400/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/759041/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In this episode, I give my answers to the three questions regarding “practice” brought up in our Flip Fails blog series.  This blog is available here as a podcast, but is also available on http://www.flippedlearning.org in traditional blog format.  Check out this episode!

POI019 FlipFails #5 Practice Makes Progress Part 1

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/9459629/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/759041/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In the Flip Fails #4 I ended with a list of concepts that my failures had forced me to reflect upon.   Here are the first three as they popped into my head while writing. How much skill practice does a student need to become…

POI018 Flipfail#4 Settling For A Fieldgoal

In this episode we continue our Flip Fail series and set the course for the next few entries. If I sum up all of my many failures in my first semester or 18 months of flipping my class I would have to say that I failed to go far enough.  I don’t mean that I…

POI018 Flipfail#4 Settling For A Fieldgoal

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/9459395/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/759041/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In this episode we continue our Flip Fail series and set the course for the next few entries. If I sum up all of my many failures in my first semester or 18 months of flipping my class I would have to say that…

TLEAUB006 Teacher’s Lounge: Field Trips

In this episode we talk field trips and all of the other things that take students out of the classroom.  We also try to figure out a few aspects or measurements that can be used to make this time outside the classroom as beneficial as possible.  Join us in The Teacher’s Lounge. Check out this…