Friday, June 5, 2015

Speak Up family and friends: "Time for Learning: Top 10 Reasons Why Flipping the Classroom Can Change Education" by Kathleen P. Fulton is out today!

This week's Speak Up family and friends update focuses on Kathleen P. Fulton's book, Time for Learning: Top 10 Reasons Why Flipping the Classroom Can Change Educationwhich is out today by Corwin Press. Check out some information on the book below:



Flipping classrooms - using class time for hands-on learning and "off loading" the lecture portion of lessons as homework - is taking schools by storm. This book makes the case to educational leaders for the benefits of flipping. Backed by powerful data (including past Speak Up data) and anecdotes, topics include:
  • Data on positive student outcomes in terms of achievement and motivation
  • How flipping gives teachers more time to work with students one-on-one and encourage peer learning
  • How flipping engages students in 21st century skills
  • Ways flipping is budget and resource-friendly
To learn more about flipped learning and how flipping classrooms can change education, visit Kathleen P. Fulton's website and order her book.