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Blended Learning

What is Blended Learning?

Blended learning is a formal education program in which a student learns at least in part through online delivery of content and instruction with some element of student control over time, place, path, and/or pace and at least in part at a supervised brick-and-mortar location away from home. (Horn and Staker, 2012)

Information About Blended Learning:

The Clayton Christensen Institute formerly the Innosight Institute, has released various reports regarding different aspects of blended learning.

Blended Learning Models Definitions-Diagram illustrating the various forms of blended learning based on research by the Clayton Christensen Institute.

Blending Learning: The Convergence of Online and Face-to-Face Education (PDF) This publication, released by iNACOL, discusses definitions of blended learning and explores ways in which blended learning is being developed by numerous schools.

The Fundamentals of Blended Learning-Education Elements five minute video describes terms, models and results of blended learning.

Blended Learning In Colorado:

How the Flipped Classroom is Radically Transforming Learning- Two educators from Woodland Park High School outline how they utilize a flipped model to maximize student learning.

What is Blended Learning? - Video clip of Dr. Amy Anderson and Ben DeGrow join host Jon Caldara to talk about new ways kids are learning with blended learning

Janus Grant to Advance Online Learning in Denver Schools -Article about grant to implement a blended learning model.