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Resources for Exploring Blended Learning

Resources for Exploring Blended Learning

Blended Models

Michael Horn's proposed blended models are commonly referred to in other articles.

6 (original) MODELS (Michael B. Horn): http://dreambox.com/blog/6-models-blended-learning

An updated post on models by Micheal B. Horn and Heather Staker: https://blendedlearning.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/1-Models-of-Blended-Learning.pdf

I like these 7 models defined on this page from BlendedLearning.org: https://blendedlearning.org/basics/

I also like this piece from BlendedLearning.org re: What Blended Learning Is – And Isn’t: https://blendedlearning.org/what-blended-learning-is-and-isnt/


Making Blended Work

A few articles exploring tips and techniques for successful incorporation of blended learning in your teaching practice.

Making Blended Learning Work In Your Classroom
https://www.thetechedvocate.org/making-blended-learning-work-classroom/

27 Tips To Set Up Your Blended Learning Classroom
https://legendsoflearning.com/blog/27-tips-blended-learning/


Meta Analysis Studies Examining the Efficacy of Blended Learning

Commonly cited 2010 DOE Meta Analysis:
https://www2.ed.gov/rschstat/eval/tech/evidence-based-practices/finalreport.pdf

ERIC overview of above meta analysis: https://eric.ed.gov/?id=ED505824

Another meta analysis (from 2014): https://www.researchgate.net/publication/260678037_A_meta-analysis_of_blended_learning_and_technology_use_in_higher_education_From_the_general_to_the_applied

… and another (this one from 2018):
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/323200713_Blended_learning_the_new_normal_and_emerging_technologies


Exploring Flipped Learning

Flipped learning (a.k.a. the flipped classroom) is a form of blended learning. The Flipped Learning Network is the original non-profit online community for educators utilizing or interested in learning more about the flipped classroom and flipped learning practices*. They offer a wealth of resources, including:

Definition of Flipped Learning: https://flippedlearning.org/definition-of-flipped-learning/

*'Disclaimer': I am the Community Manager for the FLN