Ken Robinson explains the need for education reform and outlines principles applied to our new educational model in the video below.
Changing Education Paradigms
Below are videos of current blended learning programs. Our model will include some of the concepts seen here.
USC Hybrid High School 2013-14
USC Hybrid High School Informational Video
Blended Learning, Real Teaching
Below is an Edudemic article which discusses the value of emerging educational technology, some of which are being implemented at LVCHS.
10 Emerging Educational Technologies
Below is an article that describes skills that students develop in on-line courses.
10 Skills that Students can Develop in Online Courses
Below is a TEDx Talk by Monique Markoff, focusing on blended learning.
Blended learning and the future of education
Below are links to news articles featuring Parkland School District, also implementing a blended learning model.
Blended learning pilot program succeeding in Parkland
Praise adding up for Parkland's new math program
Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools is a practical field guide for implementing blended learning techniques in K-12 classrooms. Details concerning this book can be found here.