The Expanding Education Ecosystem: A World of Choice


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As participants in the multilayered world of education deal with a multifaceted world of powerful global forces, the choices confronting them grow by orders of magnitude. We offer frameworks to help education players understand the dynamics and make better (informed) decisions.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Introduction: Is a Boom of Choices Enabling or Disrupting Your World?
    • STEEP Forces Breed Uncertainty in World of Education
    • The Education Ecosystem Helps Establish Context
      • Making Sense of the Expanding Education Ecosystem
      • Fundamentals: Layers and Players
      • Connecting the Dots
    • Summary
    • What Does the Future Hold?
    • What Does It Mean for the Education CIO?
  • Recommended Reading
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