Flipped Classrooms, Blended Learning & Virtual Schools


Mississippi District Named National Reference Site for Use of Blended Learning Tools

The Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District has been named a National Reference Site by Scientific Learning for its use of the company's Fast ForWord and Reading Assistant blended learning programs.

Newest Version of MOOC on Blended Learning Opens in February

The University of Central Florida and Educause will partner in the fourth version of a massive open online course on blended learning.

New Hampshire Virtual School Sets up Learning Pathways

An online charter school in New Hampshire is quintupling down on flexibility in how its students structure their learning.

10 Products From CES That Will Impact Education

The annual tech-fest known as the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is taking place Jan. 6- 9 in Las Vegas, and companies new and old have already unveiled their latest bells and whistles. Here are 10 newly introduced products with the most potential for the classroom.

Stanford Runs MOOC for Science Teachers on Helping Students Read

Next week a new massive open online course will begin for K-12 science teachers who want to learn how to help their students read and understand scientific texts.

Struggling Students Motivate Districts To Add Online Blended Learning

Most schools providing online or blended learning programs rely on their own district budgets for funding, according to a new survey from Fuel Education.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, edX Partner on Scholarship Opportunities

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is partnering with edX to offer special scholarship consideration to qualified students in grade 7 who complete a course through the massive open online course provider.

How the School Library Helps Build Strong Blended Classes

Media Specialist David Olson explains how transformations in the library are helping to enhance efforts to provide blended (or hybrid) learning in the classroom.

Florida Virtual School Taps Private Partner for Adaptive Learning

Florida Virtual School is teaming with a private partner to provide personalized learning for its students.

New York State Issues Recommendations To Support Blended and Online Learning

Online and blended learning programs can increase course options for students in rural areas and have the potential to transform face-to-face instruction, as long as state-level supports are in place, including professional development opportunities for teachers and related training for pre-service teachers, according to a new report from the New York State Online Learning Advisory Council.

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