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Innovating Learning Environments in Education Primer for 2018

Published: 15 January 2018

ID: G00344158

Analyst(s): Glenda Morgan , Kelly Calhoun Williams , Terri-Lynn Thayer


Future K-12 and higher education will see innovative learning environments that support improved learning outcomes, data-driven innovation and enriched student experiences. To build these environments, CIOs must respond to growing calls for accountability, technology innovation and consumerization.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • How do I innovate with learning environments in K-12 and higher education?
    • What factors and vendors should I be considering when acquiring, reviewing, renovating or replacing my LMS?
    • How are other organizations and relevant vendors implementing learning analytics?

Related Priorities

  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading
  • Tools and Toolkits

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