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4 Free Sets of Flipped & Blended Learning Tutorials from Matthew Moore and the FLN – Education Article

First, let me make it clear that I work for the Flipped Learning Network (as their Community Administrator), so yes, I am a “biased” fan and advocate of their work. One of the many inspiring educators on the FLN Board is Matthew T. Moore. Matthew has been very busy these last few years, being a key player in putting together the ILFABN (Illinois Flipped and Blended Learning) conferences, writing his book, DIBs: Using Digital Instruction Blocks, and creating lots of excellent PD…

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Exploring Low Stakes Assessments | Emerging Education Technologies – Education Article

Providing full credit (100%) for completing some assignments or assessmenets can be a great way to decrease ‘test stress’ and grade anxiety, gather much-needed feedback about student learning and skills development, and help to bolster grades. Last November, I attended a NERCOMP sponsored Faculty Innovation PD session at Fairfield University. The first presenter was Carol Ann Davis, English Professor and Director of Curriculum Development for the Center of Academic Excellence. In her talk, Professor Davis discussed Low Stakes Assessments. This…

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6 Reasons Why Classrooms Need To Implement Blended Learning – Education Article

Technology continues to transform today’s classrooms. And teaching methods have changed to fit the expectations, learning styles, and interests of students. Today, blended learning is fast becoming a preferred teaching strategy for all grade levels. It’s popular because it effectively combines the benefits of traditional instruction with online learning. Blended learning has many benefits, whether it’s cutting overhead costs or using online examine practice to lower test anxiety. Here are six reasons you need to implement blended learning into your…

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