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Friday, December 12 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Building Creativity Through Flipped Learning

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Creativity is something hard to define and even harder to teach, but is something that is essential to the learning process. How can teachers, particularly flipped class teachers, create an environment where students can learn to take risks, collaborate, and embrace the chaos of creativity? We will discuss research about creativity, practical strategies to foster creativity, and will trace our journey to make creativity the centre of our classroom, both for our students and in our own practice.

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Cheryl Morris

Teacher, San Jose Middle School
Cheryl has been teaching for 13 years, mostly high school with a few years of 6th grade and one of 7th grade at the end. She is a PBS Digital Innovator, as well as a Google Certified Innovator. With her cross-country collaborative partner, Andrew Thomasson, she has been exploring flipped learning, student-centred education, inquiry, and project-based learning. Together they have taught about 20 different classes, and over 1500 students in... Read More →
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Andrew Thomasson

teacher, Forestview High School
Both Andrew and Cheryl have been teaching for over a decade, mostly in high school (though Cheryl made the jump down to 6th grade this year). They tried flipping separately before meeting during #flipcon12, and since then have been co-flipping cross-country. Together they have taught about 20 different classes, and over 1000 students in their collaborative flipped classrooms, and are always experimenting trying to find the best way to reach... Read More →


Friday December 12, 2014 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Synergy 4 San Mateo Marriott

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