2016 Annual Technologies Committee Meeting

The Consequential Divide: Bridging the Gap between Technology and Pedagogy
The Annual Technologies Committee meeting brought together an intimate group of higher education chief information officers, technology experts, and information technology (IT) procurement professionals from across the Midwest on February 24-26, to address IT challenges, share best practices, and find innovative solutions. The annual meeting, brought together John O’Brien, EDUCAUSE president and CEO, who presented on the divide in higher education between IT, administration, and faculty. A group of panelists expanded further on this topic, exploring the major differences in technology and learning between secondary and postsecondary education.

2014-15 Costs Savings and Cumulative Cost Savings

November 16-17, 2015, Commission Meeting: Chicago, IL

Software Solutions

This brief provides an overview of student success software and summarizes findings from the nascent body of student outcomes research. Three types of software solutions are examined: academic planning systems, task engagement systems, and early alert systems. Several campus practices are then identified that may facilitate software adoption.