Episode 79 Trends for December 31 – January 8, 2017 Voice Controlled Hardware, Online Teaching & Learning, and AR & VR

We discuss the trends and issues we observed during the weeks of December 31-January 8 as we flipped resources into our Flipboard magazine (http://bit.ly/trendsandissues). We discuss three trends that we observed. The first is the Consumer Electronics Show (http://www.ces.tech/). Two major ideas cam out from the show that we believe are emerging trends: smart products and voice controlled hardware.  The second trend was online teaching and learning. There were a number of resources we flipped that dealt with faculty development issues with teaching online. The third tread was augmented reality and virtual reality.

Our three recommended readings:

Our next episode will air January 25.

To cite the Trends & Issues podcast:

Brown, A. & Green, T. (Producers). (2016, December 13). Trends and issues in instructional design, educational technology, and learning sciences [Audio Podcast]. Retrieved from http://trendsandissues.com/