Technological Tools

Flipgrid

Website: https://www.flipgrid.com

  • Flipgrid is an online video discussion platform that helps educators see and hear from every student in class and foster a fun and supportive social learning environment.
  • Educators post discussion topics and students respond with short videos.
  • Educators can provide feedback to students and students also can provide comments to peers.
  • A Shared Topic Discovery Library is available to users (educators) to explore ideas shared by educators across the globe.
  • Students build and strengthen social learning communities as they discuss their ideas and experiences with their peers.

User Interface

Options for Topic Resource and Topic Attachments
Providing feedback to a student
A student’s reponse with whiteboard

Literature and other sources

  • Baker, A. (2016). Active Learning with Interactive Videos: Creating Student-Guided Learning Materials. Journal of Library & Information Services in Distance Learning, 10(3-4), 79-87.
  • Dettinger, M. (2018). Flipgrid. Die Unterrichtspraxis, 51(2), 212-215.
  • Dunbar, L. (2019). When Responses Cannot Be Written Down: Video Submission Possibilities in the Music Classroom. General Music Today, 32(3), 29-30.
  • Dousay, T., & Weible, A. (2019). Build-A-Bug Workshop: Designing a Learning Experience with Emerging Technology to Foster Creativity. TechTrends, 63(1), 41-52.
  • Gerbensky-Kerber, A. (2017). Creating a structured practice space with online mini-speeches. Communication Teacher, 31(2), 70-73.
  • Green, Tim, & Green, Jody. (2018). Flipgrid: Adding Voice and Video to Online Discussions. TechTrends, 62(1), 128-130.
  • Hall, P. K. (2015). Using a video response tool for course assignments. NACTA Journal, 59(4), 355-356.
  • Holbeck, R., & Hartman, J. (2018). Efficient strategies for maximizing online student satisfaction: Applying technologies to increase cognitive presence, social Presence, and teaching Presence. Journal of Educators Online, 15(3), n3.
  • Parga, J., Bargar, K., Monte, S., Supranovich, R., & Brown, D. (2019). Beyond the Online versus On-campus Debate: Leveraging Technology in a CoI Framework to Enhance Student and Faculty Presence in the MSW Classroom. Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 39(4-5), 308-322.
  • Stoszkowski, J. R. (2018). Using Flipgrid to develop social learning. Compass: Journal of Learning and Teaching, 11(2).
  • Tseng, M. F., Lin, C. H., & Chen, H. (2018). An immersive flipped classroom for learning Mandarin Chinese: Design, implementation, and outcomes. Computer Assisted Language Learning, 31(7), 714-733.

Creating Video Assignments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vJOoloQ7k5Q

How To Solve Math Problems with Flipgrid (Whiteboard Mode)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uxmjCGYnvO4

Flipgrid Video 2: The Different Ways to View Student Responses

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQRkW-RW0b8

Flipgrid: Student to Student Replies

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UtvIYFNPtlQ

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