How To Flip An Online Course

Flipping the classroom isn’t just for those who are teaching in a physical classroom with their students right in front of them. Online learning presents its own unique set of challenges as it is, so flipping the online classroom might seem out of the question. But when you take a step back and look at it, it really is quite feasible! The handy infographic below (from the ever-useful Mia MacMeekin) takes a look at how you can flip your online classroom. She offers some great tips and tricks to get you started. Keep reading to learn more!

Can I Flip My Online Class?

  • Yes! But don’t just record your lecture and put it online!
  • Ensure your curriculum is designed with the students and the environment in mind.
  • Create distinct ‘in class’ and ‘out of class’ modules.
  • Use appropriate assessments and rubrics for both in and out of class.
  • Create incentives for the ‘out of class’ phases.