Daniel Amo

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What I Learned By Flipping The MOOC

Two of the hot topics in education in the last few years have been Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and the flipped classroom. I’ve been experimenting with both of them.<p>What I’ve learned (besides being able to use the word “pedagogy” in a sentence) is<br>1) assigning students lectures as homework …

What Is a “Flipped” Classroom? Is Your Kid in One Right Now?!

If you are in college, I don’t mean to alarm you—but you are probably being experimented on. Stop checking for both of your kidneys; it’s not <i>that</i> …

Learning analytics don't just measure students' progress – they can shape it

As a society, we assess what we value. Within education, we use metrics and grades to give students a sense of what "good" looks like and how they can achieve this. That's the aim. In practice, we end up assessing the knowledge and skills that we are able to measure, and setting aside others that …

Time to retire from online learning?

Working in my study<p>Forgive me for being personal in this post (well, it <i>is</i> a blog), but I also have a few important things to say professionally.<p><b>The</b> …