No one person, no single college, university, educational trade association, software vendor or non-profit organization can impact the digitization of education sufficiently alone.
The WebStudy Foundation has a Position Statement: “It is irresponsible to do anything less! Everyone plays a role!”
Doing more of the same will not move theory to practice in the time-frame needed. Future college goers are digital natives.
Educators are a community of passionate people committed to educational excellence whether it’s in a classroom, a subway or in a digital experience. Two decades into the 21st Century time and money appear to be increasing limited at an alarming rate.
The challenges inherent to educational institutions of any size make involving different points of view challenging among administration, faculty and staff, but not impossible.
“When facilitated group strategic thinking is conducted at the individual, department and institutional level, simultaneously – Implementation of high impact practices can occur within one academic year.”
Instead of fatigue in-between semesters, full engagement through an academic initiative’s life-cycle occurs with expertly designed solutions.