Category: Lecture Flipping

Last Spring, Sorat Tungkasiri and I presented some of our work at the Blended Learning in the Liberal Arts Conference at Bryn Mawr College.  We’ve recently found out that we will be given time to speak again at the upcoming 2018 conference.  This is great because to my mind this is one of the most […]

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March 29, 2018

The McGraw Center has recently purchased a document camera that can be borrowed for course use or lecture flipping. If the last document camera you’ve seen is about the size of a dorm-room refrigerator you will be surprised at how small and functional these new cameras are. This particular one has a touch-screen interface: The […]

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November 17, 2016

Hisae Matsui will speak about her development of a unique blended course in intermediate Japanese grammar. Professor Matsui has been working with the McGraw Center for the past three years to develop content for this course — using the McGraw Teaching Lab and web-based tools.This showcase will present materials used in JPN105, including flipped lectures, […]

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September 6, 2016

The McGraw Center has recently acquired four Swivl robots, portable tools for automated lecture capture. These robots use your own smart phone or tablet on a robotic base to record your lecture. The robot follows your movements using a tracker that you carry or wear; the tracker also serves as a microphone. As you move, […]

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December 7, 2015

Active learning pedagogies, when done well, can achieve at least two important goals. First, these modes can encourage students to think more deeply about course materials in a setting where they can easily question or communicate their level of comprehension. Second, they can give the course instructor quick feedback on the level of class achievement. […]

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November 13, 2015

There are several ways you can record parts of your lecture for study or for review. Students appreciate the ability to re-visit lecture content for study. If you are interested in active learning, you may also be interested in recording parts of your lecture for “flipping” the classroom, so you can spend in-class time on […]

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October 12, 2015

EPSON Interactive whiteboard projectors: There are several interactive Epson projectors on campus, including two in Frist 330. For a demo of how to use these projectors, please schedule a consultation. SMART Interactive whiteboards The classroom committee has purchased two SMART products, a series 8000 interactive whiteboard in Corwin 023, and a SMART Podium in McCosh […]

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October 12, 2015