Certificate of Professional Practice – Educational Innovation

Certificate of Professional Practice – Educational Innovation
(Accredited by London Teacher Training College, U.K.)

This course is designed to provide an introduction to the Flipped Classroom. An overview of this new and exciting model will first be explored. 

Then the basics of how to implement a Flipped Classroom will be examined. Components of the course will allow for teachers to take this model and make it their own, allowing for flexibility and teacher autonomy. Teachers will learn how to make the most of their face-to- face time in order to maximize student achievement. They will also be able to restructure their class time to include projects, activities, and discussions they have never had time for before. 

Participants will:

  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the Flipped Classroom model
  • Analyze their own curriculum and make decisions about where the Flipped classroom model would be most beneficial for student
  • Construct and stream internet hosted videos (at least 1 video using at least 1 method)
  • Create their own video lesson
  • Design a unit plan to incorporate the Flipped Classroom model and enhance student learning through the additional classroom time
  • Express their own opinions on this model and reflect upon their future intentions
  • Student-controlled learning
  • Engagement-based learning
  • InfoComm technology in the classroom
  • Exploring InfoComm platforms (YouTube, Education Apps)
  • Story Board Assessment
  • The Learning Road Map
  • ICT & Multi-media platforms
  • Open-minded Question Techniques
  • Gamify Learning
  • Developing Interactive Assessments
8 weeks on a part-time study for 4 hours per session. Sessions include classroom discussions/participation, hands-on training activities and peer teaching practice.  
  • Classroom and Online Forum Participation
  • Lesson Planning
  • Peer Teaching
  • Written Theory Examination
  • Minimum 3 “O” levels with credit in English
  • Any other recognised Certification, Diploma or Degree
  • Mature candidates by interview and approval from the School