September 15, 2018

The 7th Biennial CLIL Symposium at Universidad de La Sabana

Going to academic events is sort of a lottery. I know it might sound rude to say that, but with all the work we, teachers, have […]
August 3, 2018

My HyperDocs presentation’s resources

Thanks to Sandra Palencia and Javier Pinto for the pictures!  I did a presentation on how to achieve learner autonomy through HyperDocs yesterday at the BBELT […]
July 24, 2018

Relationships matter: I am glad to be THAT teacher!

Teaching is the most amazing profession in the world. I wouldn’t do anything else, but teach! It might not buy you a Ferrari or vacations in […]
July 14, 2018

FlipTech EastCoast 2018: Highlights and Takeaways

I created this title for the #flipclasschat we run on Monday July 1st with @Steve_Kolber and the idea kept buzzing in my head. That’s exactly how […]
June 26, 2018

My In-Class Flip about Cybersecurity

  I have been working with my colleague, Martha Ramirez, on our book about in-class flip (coming soon) and I have reflected that outside of the […]
June 8, 2018

What flipped learning is NOT: A manifesto

  This post reveals my thoughts of what I feel flipped learning is and is not. I welcome (and encourage) discussion to move this topic forward. […]
May 27, 2018

Repurposing my Twister game for Speaking

A couple of months ago I was thinking of how to create a meaningful and innovative speaking activity about sustainable development for my students in my […]
April 2, 2018

Enhancing flipped mastery in my English class through HyperDocs

My last post in 2017 was about a failed attempt at flipped mastery and all the changes I was going to make in my class to […]
December 26, 2017

How I became a better teacher by monumentally failing at implementing flipped mastery

  If you haven’t failed in the classroom lately, you aren’t pushing the envelope far enough. “Safe” lessons are a recipe for mediocrity at best. Dave […]