Archive for January, 2013

Always Use a Title

January 20, 2013

Teaching college algebra this semester – two sections – we adopted a new textbook since I last taught it so took the opportunity to mix things up a bit – couple of changes –

No More Powerpoint

Well, not promising to be totally and permanently off, but so far, all has been done without powerpoint – keynote actually – biggest noticeable difference is classroom air – much less distance between me and students – could that be a bad thing?

Second change is –

Moderately Flipped

Not officially – haven’t told them – haven’t used that term except here – but I make the handout available marked up with my voice-over notes – upload to Sophia – link in D2L (classroom web presence) – also email to class – voila! ready for tomorrow’s class – I hope – we’ll see –

Anyway I’m ready –