This session will focus on new trends and developments in flipped learning. Jon Bergmann and Aaron Sams cofounders of http://flippedlearning.org will present their thinking.
Date: June 10, 2014
Time: 7 am PT and 5 pm PT
Co-founder, Flipped Learning NetworkTM
Jon Bergmann is considered one of the pioneers in the Flipped Class movement. He co-wrote the book, Flip Your Classroom: Reach Every Student in Every Class Every Day. Jon believes educators should ask one guiding question: What is best for the students in my classroom? To the best of his abilities, he has done this in his 26 years as an educator. He received the Presidential Award for Excellence for Math and Science Teaching in 2002 and was named Semi-Finalist for Colorado Teacher of the Year in 2010. He is a co-founder of the Flipped Learning NetworkTM, a nonprofit organization which provides teachers the resources needed to implement flipped learning (http://flippedlearning.org)
Director of Digital Learning , Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Pittsburgh, PA
Aaron Sams has been an educator since 2000 and is currently the Director of Digital Learning at the Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Pittsburgh, PA. Prior to this he taught science at Woodland Park High School in Woodland Park, Colorado and at Los Altos High School in Hacienda Heights, CA. He was awarded the 2009 Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching.