My forum topic starting tomorrow is all about the flipped classroom, creative, critical and metacognitive thinking skills.
Here’s a link that defines the flipped classroom. Great start posted by my classmate – thanks Barb!
Our forum continued with many thoughts on what a flipped classroom is, how it affects the instructors techniques, the benefits to students, the drawbacks and the future of flipping.
I have posted below some of the links that inspired me, fired me up, got me thinking and left me questioning. enjoy!
This first link is about critical thinking – the basis of why we want to flip our classrooms is to get students to think creatively and critically.
How about thinking outside the box? Another concept that is so widely celebrated.
More info on what a flipped classroom really is about:
Once you flip…you’ll never go back….really? Check out the link below:
And finally…does flipping your classroom make you a more effective instructor and allow students to be better learners?
Some final thoughts: