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How to Succeed with Blended Learning

Blended learning, in which students experience a mix of face-to-face and online instruction, is catching on in K-12 schools—and advocates of this approach say that, when done well, it combines the best features of both types of learning.

With the generous support of Blackboard, we’ve compiled this list of stories from our archives, along with other relevant materials, to help you learn more about blended learning and how to make it successful.

—The Editors

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When does educational technology become disruptive in the classroom?

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As organizations move through various stages in preparation for blended learning, teachers can choose the degree to which they engage with change. However, once the final stage is reached,…

Maximizing results with self-paced blended learning customization

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Self-paced blended learning shows that a timetabled lesson/period in a traditional classroom is an arbitrary artificial construct of the teacher’s mind At best, it is a well-intentioned educated guess…

What everybody should know about online learning environments

The rule would have required every Idaho student to take at least two online classes before graduating from high school.

Blended Learning requires an effective delivery system. A web based solution that allows courses to be structured effectively, is easy to use and has a range of educationally…

New program prepares educators for blended learning

New program prepares educators for blended learning

Many brick-and-mortar schools want to incorporate more online instruction—but how should teachers prepare for the newly popular blended classroom? An update to a national certification program for educators…

Laptops, personalized learning replace lectures in schools

Laptops, personalized learning replace lectures in schools

Last year, Kim Crosby spent about 80 percent of her class time teaching math concepts at Waukesha STEM Academy in Wisconsin. For the other 20 percent, she helped…

Virginia high school uses technology to increase learning time, boost graduation rates

Virginia high school uses technology to increase learning time, boost graduation rates

T.C. Williams High School, in Virginia’s Alexandria City Public Schools (ACPS), uses technology to create online and blended-learning environments that provide extra support to students who need it.…

Four keys to creating successful eLearning programs

Four keys to creating successful eLearning programs

It’s no secret that online and blended learning are picking up momentum nationwide—and during a recent International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL) webinar, experts offered advice for…

Some see blended learning as future of education

Some see blended learning as future of education

More and more school districts are embracing digital learning as the next step in improving education, and a number of stakeholder groups are hoping to guide policy makers…

Annual report reveals online learning’s rapid rise

Annual report reveals online learning’s rapid rise

K-12 online and blended learning continued to grow rapidly across the country in 2011 as new consortia and single-district online education programs outstripped the continued expansion of more…

More states look to online learning for students

More states look to online learning for students

As more students opt to enroll full-time or part-time in virtual learning programs, a growing number of states are considering proposals mandating that students take at least one…

Additional resources

Virtual Education. Established Momentum. New Opportunities.
This report looks at successful models of virtual educational programs. Its purpose is to provide new insights into successful models in virtual education and provide practical examples to educators who see the potential to evolve their virtual education programs farther and faster.

Promising Practices in Online Learning
Through this series of white papers, the International Association for K-12 Online Learning shares promising practices in K-12 online learning that are already underway.

Adopting a Blended Learning Approach Webinar
Districts today are looking for new ways to engage students and boost academic achievement. Blended learning, the teaching practice that combines both face-to-face and online learning, offers a model of instruction to engage students in and out of the classroom.

Personalized Learning Blog Post
Students are looking for ways to use technology in order to make learning more relevant and successful according to their own individual needs, goals, and preferences.

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