Episode 007 – Robert Talbert

Show Notes

This week Ken chats with Robert Talbert, a pioneer in flipped learning and the author of a recent book “Flipped Learning: A Guide for Higher Education Faculty“.

Robert is an Associate Professor in the Mathematics Department at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan USA, a research fellow of the Flipped Learning Global Initiative and a well recognized academic blogger.

We talked about start of Robert’s flipped class journey, about one of his students who was a professional Halo player, Slack discussions of the Flipped Learning Network and how to put yourself on the one year plan post from Robert:

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Episode 006 – Adriana Ortega

Show Notes

This week Ken chats with Adriana Ortega about her experience this summer teaching Spanish to Mexicans who were deported from the U.S.A.

Adriana was born in Mazatlán, Sinaloa and is a professor of writing and oral communication at the Tecnológico de Monterrey in Mexico City. Adriana has a bachelors degree in organizational psychology and a masters in education. Currently Adriana is pursuing a second masters degree in educational technology. (adapted from the longer version available in Spanish at her Pedgagoía 42 page).

Enjoy the show and we welcome feedback via comments, tweets to hosts and/or the AskTheFLN Twitter account or as a comment on iTunes.

If you would like to support The Flipped Learning Network, please visit our page where you can consider how to support your not-for-profit community.

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