The Blended Learning Teacher

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What is Blended Learning?

On April 13, 2016 Birdville ISD was named as a demonstration site for Raising Blended Learner, A Raise Your Hand Texas Initiative.

View the video clips below for a concise, working definition of blended learning. While viewing, consider the key elements of high-quality blended learning. What are the non-negotiables?

Next, consider this statement: Intentional change yield results. If we believe this to be true, what do we need to change in Birdville ISD?

As you answer these questions for yourself, find an opportunity to discuss your thoughts with co-workers, academic coaches, and administrators at your campus.

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Models of Blended Learning

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Teaching in a Blended Learning Environment

What is the role of the teacher in a blended learning environment? What are your strengths? What are the strengths of others on your team? How can you partner with other teachers to maximize learning for students?

The two videos below will help you understand and answer these questions.

2 videos, approximately 17 minutes

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