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Lisa Shimeld

Professor of Microbiology
Technique: Flipped Classroom

September 2015

Professor Shimeld has recently flipped her Microbiology courses. She is getting good initial results, especially with regard to student engagement and learning.


Who are you and what do you teach?

What is a flipped classroom?

Where did you get the idea?

What kind of results are you getting?

How long are your videos?

Are your students learning more?

What kind of advice would you give to someone about a flipped classroom?

How It Works

What Students Think

What do you like about a flipped classroom?

Do you feel like you get to know people better in this setting?

What don't you like about a flipped classroom?


  • Lisa Shimeld's YouTube Channel
  • In-Class Handout (pdf)


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