AEA PD Online in conjunction with several AEAs are offering Blending/Flipping cohorts. These cohorts consist of 4 courses that teachers and administrators can take through out a 1 1/2 year period. The first course is a three day face-to-face training on "Blending/Flipping your classroom 1" for one license renewal credit. The second course is a fully online course "Blending/Flipping 2- Blended Instruction" as well as an elementary option for two credits (license renewal and graduate). The third in the series is "Blending/Flipping Your Classroom 3: Designing Online Lessons" which will take place as a blended model with two days face-to-face and the rest online. This course is also two credits (license renewal and graduate). Finally the fourth in this series is "Blending/Flipping 4: Assessment "which will take place as a blended model with two days face-to-face and
the rest online and is also 2 credits (license renewal and
graduate). The last three courses in the series (six credits) can also be applied to the Drake Online Teacher certification for those that are interested.
Several AEAs have already scheduled these sessions: Heartland AEA, Keystone AEA, Mississippi Bend AEA, Great Prairie AEA and Green Hills AEA. If you are interested in participating or learning more contact Denise Krefting or Melissa Wicklund at AEA PD Online or the technology consultants in those AEAs.