The U.S. Department of Education has launched a $3 million randomized control trial to gauge the effectiveness of Khan Academy, the now-ubiquitous online-learning site that popularized the "flipped classroom" model.
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July 11, 2014
November 19, 2013
Beyond learning content, high school students today need to learn to be thinkers and develop smart study strategies that leverage findings from brain research, experts say.
July 18, 2013
It is not simply the medium that makes blended learning dynamic; it is the inspired teacher who is motivated by the technology to open her practice to limitless capacity and plan ways to use 21rst century skills in the expanded classroom. Most of us are novices in this medium. We should begin simply and along side of our teachers.
July 16, 2013
We introduce the power and resources released by change. We walk our teachers to the edge of a new world for teaching and learning, step off together and lead while we learn beside our teachers.
June 26, 2013
At Cathedral High School, a private school in Indianapolis, a student tech-support team is creating an online library of video tutorials to help teachers implement a 1:1 iPad initiative.
May 22, 2013
Schools and teachers have to approach head-on the changes that technology has brought. Haphazard or piecemeal approaches don't serve students very well, nor does pretending that it's all just a fad that will end at some point.
May 01, 2013
Coursera, a major name in providing "massively open online courses," takes a step into K-12 schools by arranging to provide teacher training.
April 16, 2013
District and building leaders have the opportunity to lead implementation of transformative teaching and learning practices. Flipping may be one worth doing.
April 10, 2013
Students often learn more when teachers lecture less.
October 01, 2012
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