Subscribe RSS Feed Itunes | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn Connect @topcastnow (Use #topcastnow) Email Topcast Get More TOPcastEpisode 87: Repairing Our Reputation Post-COVIDEpisode 86: When Can We Trust Our Students’ Perceptions of Their Own Learning?Episode 85: Blended Is the Future. (And It’s Not Just Courses)Episode 84: The Value of Engaging with Our CommunityEpisode 83: Re-thinking Synchronous for the Post-COVID Era View All Posted on August 3, 2020August 14, 2020 by Jonathan PizzoEpisode 71: Field Report #5: Finding Flexibility for F2F This Fall: The BlendFlex Approach About Episode 71: Many institutions will be offering at least some f2f instruction this fall. Kelvin and Tom talk through the details of one flexible approach for making fall f2f less disruptable: BlendFlex. This episode is the fifth in a mini-series of monthly “field reports” offering collegial advice in getting through the current era of “remote teaching” necessitated by COVID-19. Podcast Recording https://media.blubrry.com/ucf_topcast/p/cdl.ucf.edu/staticfiles/topcast/topcast-671.mp3Podcast (teaching-online-podcast): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 32:03 — 29.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS Download Transcript: [PDF] Episode 71 Show Notes: Episode Synopsis via Twitter View complete list of episode highlights via Twitter Coffee Links Frequency Blend from Intelligentsia Coffee Content Links In Inside HigherEd: “Introducing a New(-ish) Learning Mode: Blendflex/Hyflex” From EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative: [Updated] “7 Things You Should Know About the HyFlex Course Model” Free eText by Dr. Brian J. Beatty: “Hybrid-Flexible Course Design: Implementing Student-Directed Hybrid Classes” UCF BlendFlex Resources “What Faculty Need to Know About the BlendFlex Model” Video: BlendFlex for Faculty“What Students Need to Know About the BlendFlex Model” Video: BlendFlex for StudentsStudent-produced video from UCF honors students: “Important Things and Stuff: Class Modalities” Just for Fun Separated at Birth? Mirror Universe? Other TOPcast Podcasts TOPcast: This Old Pinball PodcastThe TopCast – The Official Music Teachers’ PodcastTopcast (A Spanish language weekly podcast about pop music news) Extra Special Feature Video Version of This Episode! (Includes “socially distanced” recording by Tom and Kelvin) Like what you see? Tell the world!