Flipping the Classroom

One of the concepts you might hear about as the district considers putting iPads into the hands of students is “flipping the classroom.” The concept is simple: create podcasts of lectures that students can listen to at home, and use class time for more one-on-one interaction between students and teachers. This afternoon, NPR’s All Things Considered ran a story about flipped classrooms in rural Colorado. You can find the story here.

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