Chemistry Faculty Member Invited to Speak at WVU

Published 11.19.2013

Natural Science
Faculty & Staff
School of Sciences, Humanities & Visual Communications News

A chemistry faculty member at Pennsylvania College of Technology recently served as an invited speaker in a seminar at West Virginia University in Morgantown, W.Va.

Kelly B. Butzler, associate professor of chemistry, was invited to present “Flip Your Class! A Paradigm Shift for Teaching in the 21st Century” at a seminar hosted Oct. 24 by the university’s department of physiology and pharmacology.

Kelly B. ButzlerA “flipped classroom” moves lectures online, outside of class, and moves assignments into the classroom, where teachers can provide guidance and answer questions.

Butzler, who writes a blog titled “Kelly’s 24-Hour Classroom” for Penn College faculty, is pursuing a doctorate in education, specializing in e-learning. She has taught at Penn College for 14 years. She holds a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Gettysburg College, as well as a bachelor’s degree in education and a master’s degree in organic chemistry from North Carolina State University.

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