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Education Strategy 101: Getting Started

Published: 28 April 2017

ID: G00328277

Analyst(s): Kelly Calhoun Williams , Monika Sinha


The rapidly changing global environment demands a dynamic and connected approach to education strategy to meet new challenges. Gartner's strategy framework offers a process for education CIOs to develop strategies and deliver results that help their organizations achieve mission-critical priorities.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Identify the Components of Strategy
    • Distinguish Goals Versus Strategy
  • Embed the I&T Strategy Into the Institution Strategy
  • Bring the Right People Together
  • Communicate the Strategy and Help Lead the Organization to Achieve Its Goals

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