Episode 32 Trends for Weeks of Jan. 19 – Feb. 1 2015 Net Neutrality, Nano-degrees & Digital Badges, and New Teacher Regulations

Students on laptops in a classroom.

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We discuss the trends and issues we observed during the weeks of January 19-February 1, 2015. We discuss three trends that we observed as we flipped resources into our Flipboard magazine (http://bit.ly/trendsandissues). The trends municipal broadband and net neutrality, digital badges and nano-degrees in higher education, VR headsets,  everything tablets!, and the US Department of Education new teacher regulations.

We have two recommended readings for the week.

To cite the Trends & Issues podcast:

Brown, A. & Green, T. (Producers). (2015, February 3). Trends and Issues in Instructional Design, Educational Technology, and Learning Sciences [Audio Podcast]. Retrieved from http://trendsandissues.com/

Our next podcast episode will be February 17, 2015