"Deliberate practice" – another way of "flipping the classroom"?

I came across an article suggesting that “deliberate practice” is a more effective way of teaching students than the traditional lecture. I’ve not heard of deliberate practice so I decided to investigate. According to the article, the deliberate practice method involves the tutor providing students with a multiple-choice question on a given topic. The students … More "Deliberate practice" – another way of "flipping the classroom"?

How a flipped classroom actually works

The concept of ‘flipping the classroom’ is gaining popularity as a way for educators to deliver effective to learning to large groups of mixed ability. This article provides a good example of the flipped classroom model in action: http://edudemic.com/2011/12/real-flipped-classroom/ This infographic from Knewton also provides a useful summary of the concept: Created by Knewton and … More How a flipped classroom actually works