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Flipped Classroom

Below are some articles on flipping your classroom.

General Education Resources

  • Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT) - MERLOT is a free and open resource that includes sample assignments, teaching methods and activities.
  • Solve a Teaching Problem - This award-winning tool, from Carnegie Mellon University, provides practical strategies, firmly grounded in educational research and learning principles, to address teaching problems across the disciplines. Select the problem that best matches your situation, whether students don’t keep up with the reading or students’ background knowledge and skills vary widely.
  • Teaching, Learning, and Technology - Teaching, Learning and Technology is a non-profit corporation that helps college and university educators take advantage of changing technology so they can improve teaching and learning.
  • Teaching Strategies and Disciplinary Resources - This website, from the University of Michigan, has material on everything from grading and feedback to diversity and academic integrity to assembling teaching portfolios.
  • Teaching Tips Index (links to a variety of topics) - Honolulu Community College has a large selection of teaching topics, such as assessment, critical thinking and the first day.  Each topic has a variety of links to provide you with information on that particular topic.


  • Guide to Grammar and Writing - This guide contains scores of digital handouts on grammar and English usage, over 170 computer-graded quizzes, as well as other resources.
  • Guide to Grammar and Style - An original, authoritative, and opinionated guide to English grammar, style and mechanics written by Jack Lynch, of Rutgers University.
  • Macmillan—Solutions for Teaching English - This website contains free materials to download plus lesson ideas, games and competitions and professional support.

Learning Disabilities

  • “In Their Shoes” - This is an online, interactive program that the college subscribes to for faculty and staff.   After clicking on the link choose "Flash presentation" and enter trccfaculty as your College ID.

Problem-Based Learning (PBL) -




Writing Guides