Gartner Research

The K-12 Evolution and the Role of the CIO

Published: 09 April 2018

ID: G00355187

Analyst(s): Kelly Calhoun Williams


Despite its static nature, K-12 education is evolving, driven by the changing future of work, the demand for more relevance and a need for more-student-centric focus. K-12 CIOs need to understand these changes, take on a larger role and engage with partners to prepare for digital opportunities.

Table Of Contents


  • The Future of Work and Highly Human-Only Skills
  • Impact on Curriculum and Classroom Design
  • Strategic Drivers and Learning Systems of the Future
  • Identifying Capabilities Needed, and Leveraging the Top Five Strategic Technology and Business Trends in K-12 Education

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