IMPLEMENTATION OF FLIPPED CLASSROOM IN GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS
The first GOVERNMENT SCHOOL to implement Flipped Classroom
Flipped Classroom in Government Schools
It is amazing to note that the Govt Higher Sec School, OKM, Coimbatore has taken the initiative to implement Flipped Classroom with Knowledgecheckers all-in-one educational software. A workshop on the implementation of Flipped Classroom with the software was conducted on 3rd Dec 2020. GHSS-OKM, is the First Govt School to launch the Flipped Classroom.
(ATAL) Academy Faculty Development Programmes
In the recent AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Faculty Development Programmes (FDPs) launched on November 23. Anil D Sahasrabuddhe, Chairman, AICTE had mentioned that the CBSE teachers were trained on Flipped Classroom and narrated the process of Flipped Classroom and its effectiveness in teaching
Efforts to Implement Flipped Classroom since 2019
“The government launched a ₹9,000 crore initiative to digitize education delivery in state-run schools and colleges. Human resource development (HRD) minister Prakash Javadekar said the initiative by the “digital board" will be implemented over the three years, beginning 2019-20 academic year.
Javadekar said the move will make the teaching-learning process interactive and popularize “flipped learning as a pedagogical approach". The flipped classroom is a concept first used by top B-schools, which did away with the linear syllabus model of education delivery and adopted an interactive model to improve education outcome. Livemint, 2019
Govt Schools can adapt to innovation and technology
. Since 2019 the HRD Ministry and current Ministry of Education have been advocating Flipped Classroom. Given an opportunity, even Govt Schools can adapt to innovation and technology and be on par with other schools.