Flipped classroom

The problem with traditional professional learning

I have just had the privilege of presenting on the topic of “Flipped Learning” as part of Connected PE’s free online PE conference. It really got me thinking about the way we go about professional learning (PL) in education and how misguided that can be. Now, don’t get me wrong, I love a good conference – travelling, …

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My takeaways from Leading a Digital School conference in Melbourne

In the past week I had the pleasure of attending the Leading a Digital School conference in Melbourne, Australia. Not only was it my first international conference, it was also my first taste of Melbourne! I found Melbourne to be a beautiful city that was welcoming to tourists with a city that was easily accessible …

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Two new screencasts

[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t7spfafJbZ4] My PED335 screencast from the weekend. I was nice to them this weekend, only uploading a short 5 minute clip! I have also tried to take on board some of the student feedback, that I lacked enthusiasm when presenting my screencasts. I completely agree with them! When you compare this screencast to all of …

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Biomechanics recap [screencast]

[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hikIzzv242Y] Moving forward with more screencasts for my flipped classroom. This one was probably a little rushed – I found a few typos and voice mistakes after I have finished exporting. This lead me to find another useful tool though, and thats YouTube annotations. Annotations allow you to overlay speech bubbles or windows that you …

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[Mini review] Flip Your Classroom: Reach Every Student in Every Class Every Day

Four days ago during my daily Twitter favourites wrap up, I stumbled across the term “flipped classroom”. As I read through descriptions of what a flipped classroom looked like and watched YouTube videos of fellow teachers advocating the benefits of a flipped classroom, I found myself hunting out more websites and more information on the topic. I …

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