This afternoon, while Ed and I were having lunch in the American Diner over in …. Nyack?
I have no idea what town the American Diner is in.
This afternoon, while Ed and I were having lunch in the American Diner, it came to me.
Why MOOCs don't work, and why flipped classrooms aren't going to work, either.
I've got it.
Optimal arousal levels.
That's the problem.
As usual, the world of athletics is way ahead of the world of everything else.
Eureka, part 2
Eureka, part 3
Eureka, part 4
Eureka, part 5
Flipping the Classroom: Hot, Hot, Hot
MOOCs grow the gap
The New York Times is surprised
In the world of MOOCs, 2+2 is never 4
World's funniest joke: humor depends on surprise
Dick Van Dyke on comedy
Philip Keller on the flipped classroom
If students could talk
Who wants flipped classrooms? (Salman Khan on liberating teachers)
Are math & science lectures boring in a way humanities & social science lectures are not?