Have you flipped yet?
- Created: Tuesday, 14 November 2017 13:45
The term ‘flipping the classroom’ has been flapping around for a while, but maybe it’s now time to give it some thought. Richard Bradford explores how and why you should try turning lessons upside down
Flipped learning turns the traditional format of ‘lesson + homework’ on its head. Rather than being introduced to new topics and concepts during lessons by the teacher, students first encounter them at home, watching videos and completing online tasks. The consolidation tasks and activities that might have been done as homework are then done in the lesson.