Transformative Teaching in Atomics & Optical Physics

Physics (Course 8)
Wolfgang Ketterle
Digital Innovations & Tools
Blended Learning & Flipped Classroom

Prof. Ketterle had his residential MIT students watch the video lectures from his MOOC as preparation before class. 'Flipping' the class in this way dramatically changed the dynamics in his classroom, allowing Ketterle to engage in a series of surprisingly deep conversations with his class -- the most interactive he’d ever experienced.