How do we personalize learning for our diverse group of students? If personalization is the challenge, then blended learning is the tool, one of the solutions to get there.
00:48 The Be Education podcast as an offshoot of some of the work that we’ve done with the Meet Education Project
01:22 Christina’s work with teachers
01:35 Universal challenge: How do we create lessons that reach all the kids in front of us? How do we personalize learning for our diverse group of students?
01:55 If personalization is the challenge, then blended learning is the tool, one of the solutions to get there.
02:40 How do you make sure that you’re leveraging blended learning in the right way?
03:31 Small group instruction is the easiest first step to blended learning
04:06 Definition of blended learning
04:51 Definition of personalized learning, personalized instruction
05:57 Definition of small group instruction
06:35 Suggestions / action steps for teachers, administrators
- Think about what you’re already doing and put yourself in that continuum of who’s doing the heavy lifting in the classroom
You want your students to be active participants in any lesson that you deliver.
Ask your students what they think about their learning.
10:05 Some teachers may struggle with the perceived giving up of the control of the classroom… Do you find that a lot in the classrooms you work with?
11:18 A teacher’s experience on teaching about the GDP of countries