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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- Robert’s blog
- Robert on Twitter
- Robert’s recent book “Flipped Learning: A Guide for Higher Education Faculty“.
Quote from Robert during the podcast:
“I think that we as teachers ought to be completely open and sort of fearless about displaying our warts, our flaws and our failed attempts because like I said to my students, this is how we get better.”
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