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Flipped Learning Post COVID-19:
Evolution of the Classroom

Join us for the 6th annual International Higher Education Flipped Learning Conference!

 The impacts of the pandemic have made the past year a rollercoaster for individuals and
institutions. Yet, it has also been a period of forced innovation and rethinking of pedagogical
approaches that has resulted in revolutionary changes in the way classrooms function.
Everyone is invited to share their experiences with advances in flipped learning!

  • What challenges did we encounter?
  • What new strategies did we develop?
  • What new insights did we glean?
  • What creative applications did we implement?
  • What innovations did we pioneer?
  • What research findings emerged?
  • What best practices did we discover?
  • What worked, what didn’t, and why?
  • What will we carry into the future?

Keynote speaker preview: Professor Eric Mazur | Harvard University

Registration Options

June 3 – 4, 2021

Virtual Event

Conference Only: $75
CONFERENCE & Masterclass: $154

Free Student Registration

 

Deadlines

  • Proposal Deadline (Abstract Submission): May 15, 2021
  • Registration Deadline for Presenters: May 15, 2021
  • Acceptance Notification by: May 18, 2021
  • Video Presentation Submission Deadline: May 22, 2021

Call for Proposals

Presentations may be in a different language if they are submitted with English subtitles, but proposals must be submitted in English.

Submit a proposal

  • Presentations can be practitioner or research based.
  • Proposals should be 300-500 words and include the topic and format of the presentation.

It is important to address how the presentation is related to flipped or active learning and should focus on post-secondary education.

Presentation Categories

Long Format 
15-minute video presentation followed by a 30-minute discussion with the presenter.
If there are a large number of long format submissions, presenters may be asked to create a short format presentation.

Short Format
3-minute video.
A great option for graduate students! This format is best for emphasizing individual practices, concepts, and findings. If you are not an education researcher, but have developed an interesting technique, the short format presentation is an excellent way to share it with the world. The short video replaces poster presentations.

Pre-conference Workshop:
Flipped Learning Masterclass

June 2, 2021

Cost with conference discount:  $79.00

 In this eight-hour masterclass, you’ll experience flipped learning, learn the fundamentals, discuss the essential best practices, and prepare  to avoid the biggest mistakes. Flipped Learning pioneers Dr. Eric Mazur, Dr. Caroline Fell-Kurban, and many other experts will guide your journey!

The pre-conference masterclass is limited to 75 people, so register now!

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Eric Mazur

Dr. Eric Mazur

The Balkanski Professor of Physics and Applied Physics and Area Chair of Applied Physics at Harvard University, Member of the Faculty of Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and Past President of the Optical Society.

Mazur is a prominent physicist known for his contributions in nanophotonics, an internationally recognized educational innovator, and a sought after speaker. In education he is widely known for his work on Peer Instruction, an interactive teaching method aimed at engaging students in the classroom and beyond. In 2014 Mazur became the inaugural recipient of the Minerva Prize for Advancements in Higher Education. He has received many awards for his work in physics and in education and has founded several successful companies. Mazur has widely published in peer-reviewed journals and holds numerous patents. He has also written extensively on education and is the author of Peer Instruction: A User's Manual (Prentice Hall, 1997), a book that explains how to teach large lecture classes interactively, and of the Principles and Practice of Physics (Pearson, 2015), a book that presents a groundbreaking new approach to teaching introductory calculus-based physics.

Mazur is a leading speaker on optics and on education. His motivational lectures on interactive teaching, educational technology, and assessment have inspired people around the world to change their approach to teaching.

Dr. Chaya Gopalan

Dr. Chaya Gopalan

Associate Professor of applied Health at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Dr. Gopalan is an expert in Neuroendocrine Physiology. Her research interests include brain sex differentiation and mental fatigue in obese rats with intermittent fasting. Her educational research focuses on implementation of flipped teaching combined with retrieval practice.

c. Dr. Diana Galindo Sontheimer

Dr. Diana Galindo Sontheimer

The recently retired Director of Academic Development at Anahuac University in Mexico City, Mexico. Dr. Galindo Sontheimer has developed the model for and now leads a Flipped Learning Certification Program for Latin America. She led Anahuac University's two-year transition from traditional lecture to Flipped learning.

 

Professional Development

Our sessions share strategies you can implement immediately, beginning with access to online resources and culminating in a pre-conference Masterclass.This certificate normally costs $179 but is offered at a discounted rate of $70 through the Flipped Learning Conference.

Networking Opportunities

Meeting a variety of post-secondary professional to discover opportunities to collaborate with other professionals interested in flipped and active learning.

Interactive Sessions

Attend interactive sessions on flipped and active learning with research and practitioners to hear feedback from other experts.

 

Thank You to Our Partners

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