The Flipped Classroom and Social Learning

Schedule info

Time slot: 

Thursday 2 October 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Room: 

Meeting Room 7

Stream: 

  • Innovative Learning

Presenter(s): 

This paper examines the use of social learning platforms in conjunction with the emergent pedagogy of the ‘flipped classroom’. In particular the attributes of the social learning platform “Edmodo” is considered alongside the changes in the way in which online learning environments are being implemented, especially within British education. Some observations are made regarding the use and usefulness of these platforms along with a consideration of the increasingly decentralised nature of education in the United Kingdom.

Session Info

Format: 

  • Non Refereed Paper

Audience: 

  • Primary School
  • Secondary School

Keywords: 

  • social learning
  • Edmodo
  • Internet
  • flipped classroom