Dan, Mike, and Brandon welcome their first guest to the podcast as they discuss Universal Design for Learning. Esther Lee, of Kaplan Test Prep, joins the trio to discuss UDL and more. Dan also quizzes Brandon & Mike on a potentially adjacent topic.
Dan, Mike, and Brandon look back CES 2017. They talk about the bigger winners, including Alexa & nVIDIA. Find out what technologies might make their way into the education space over the coming weeks, months, and years.
Dan, Mike, and Brandon take a look at 2017 education predictions from US News & World Report & NPR. Why do they always come in sets of 5? Which ones will and won't be trending in the coming year? Listen in for answers to these questions and more.
Time for a quick look around the world for what's trending in education!
Over at NPR, they talked to outgoing Education Secretary John B. King Jr. about his time in the Department of Eduation and what he views as his legacy in the role.
King's potential replacement, Betsy DeVos, was the target of Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren Monday morning. In a letter sent to DeVos this morning, Warren listed reasons she believed DeVos is a poor fit. Warren believes the nominee lacks the credible experience in education necessary to hold the role.
Dan, Mike, and Brandon take a quick look ahead at what they expect in the education space and beyond in 2017.
Dan, Brandon, & Mike take some time to look back at 2016. They talk about some of the biggest trends in education and adjacent spaces over the past year.
Dan, Brandon, and Mike discuss the 2016 Gartner Hype Cycle. What new technologies are on their way to the plateu of productivity? Which will disappear on their way into the trough of disillusionment? Also, find out what Flavor Flav may have to say about the Gartner cycle.