Teaching on the Education Frontier: Instructional Strategies for Online and Blended Classrooms Grades 5-12
|Author(s)||Kristin Kipp, Susan Patrick (Foreword by)|
|Year Publish||2013 June|
A groundbreaking guide to facilitating online and blended courses
This comprehensive resource offers teachers in grades K-12 a hands-on guide to the rapidly growing field of online and blended teaching. With clear examples and explanations, Kristin Kipp shows how to structure online and blended courses for student engagement, build relationships with online students, facilitate discussion boards, collaborate online, design online assessments, and much more.
- Shows how to create a successful online or blended classroom
- Illustrates the essential differences between face-to-face instruction and online teaching
- Foreword by Susan Patrick of the International Association for K-12 Online Learning
This is an essential handbook for learning how to teach online and improve student achievement.
About the Author:
Kristin Kipp, a classroom teacher and instructional coach, was the Colorado Online Teacher of the Year for 2010 and the National Online Teacher of the Year for 2011. She has been teaching online and blended courses since 2007 and she chronicles her experiences on her blog, the Education Frontier, (www.educationfrontier.org) She also consults and does webinar and speaking engagements around the country.