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Aaron Sams is the founder of Sams Learning Designs, Turn About Learning, and The Flipped Learning Network.
He has been an educator since 2000 and is currently an adjunct lecturer at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Pa. He recently served as the director of digital learning at RPTS in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sams taught chemistry and AP chemistry at Woodland Park High School in Woodland Park, Colo., and at Los Altos High School in Hacienda Heights, Calif. He received the 2009 Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching.
Sams served as cochair of the Colorado State Science Standards Revision Committee and serves as an advisor to TED-Ed.
He frequently speaks and conducts workshops on educational uses of screencasts and the flipped classroom concept. He believes strongly in inquiry and in student-centered learning environments in which students are encouraged to learn and demonstrate their understanding in ways that are meaningful to them. Sams holds a bachelor's degree in biochemistry and a master's degree in education, both from Biola University.
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