Episode 32 Trends for Weeks of Jan. 19 – Feb. 1 2015 Net Neutrality, Nano-degrees & Digital Badges, and New Teacher Regulations
February 3, 2015 § 1 Comment
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.
- Let’s Rank Everyone! by Alan Singer http://www.huffingtonpost.com/alan-singer/lets-rank-everybody_b_6593960.html
- Showcasing the Co-Curricular: e-Portfolios and Digital Badges by Mary Grush http://campustechnology.com/Articles/2015/01/27/Showcasing-the-Co-Curricular-with-ePortfolios-and-Digital-Badges.aspx?Page=2
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