Why Use a Blended or Hybrid Course Model?
Blended or Hybrid courses combine the face-to face classroom experience with tools typical of the online course experience. The blended or hybrid learning model has proven to be the most effective model for reaching the widest variety of students as well as teachers.
Because Blended courses are neither fully face-to-face nor fully on-line, they meet the needs of more students than either format would alone. Available tools include:
Reading lectures, the textbook, and supplemental articles
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Possible Components of Blended Courses:
Interactive online activities
Class guides online
Peer review online
Peer review face-to-face
Links to online resources