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WHAT IS EDUCAUSE?

Uncommon Thinking for the Common Good™

EDUCAUSE is a nonprofit association whose mission is to advance higher education through the use of information technology.

2015 Strategic Priorities

  • Building the Profession
  • IT as a Game Changer
  • Foundations
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The Strategic IT Leader of Today and Tomorrow

This joint EDUCAUSE and Jisc report defines a new model for IT leadership. Find out what key characteristics and capabilities you need to be a successful IT leader.

New Project Management Resources Now Available

Read the new set of talent management articles from PMI—free for EDUCAUSE members. 

Are You Integrating the Student Voice Into Your IT Planning?

More than 75,000 students shared their technology experiences in this publicly available report.

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Programs and Resources

ECAREDUCAUSE Center for Analysis and Research

Research dedicated to understanding IT's role in colleges and universities.

 

Core Data ServiceCore Data Service

Comparative data to inform higher education IT strategic planning and management.

 

 

News and Events

Register Now: Administrative IT Summit 2015

Join fellow leaders in Seattle this summer to share strategies for transforming transactional data into business intelligence.

Benchmarking to Inform Planning (EDUCAUSE Review article)

Using metrics to benchmark higher education IT financials, staffing, and services can add value by informing and reinforcing the decision-making process.

Top 10 IT Issues: Administrative IT

Find out which of the top IT issues will have the biggest impact on administrative IT programs.

Autonomics, OAuth, and Near Field—OH MY!

Scratching your head? You're not alone. Learn about these and other technologies in our new ECAR Working Group Technology Spotlight series.

Framing IT Challenges as Strategic Opportunities

New briefs help leaders frame conversations about IT challenges, including administrative systems and services, online learning, security, and more.

Benchmarking Infographic (EDUCAUSE Review)

This EDUCAUSE Research Snapshot infographic explains how metrics and data benchmarks can inform planning.

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Programs And Resources

Policy IconEDUCAUSE Policy

Tracks, analyzes, and advocates on the latest public and campus policy issues affecting higher education IT

 

Cybersecurity Initiative

Provides access to key information and resources and houses the Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC)

 

News and Events

Improving Authentication Security

This webinar recording features three organizations working to improve the security of identities and authentication, including promoting and expanding multifactor authentication and cybersecurity...

President Pushes Student Digital Privacy Act

On January 12, President Obama unveiled the Student Digital Privacy Act, legislation meant to safeguard student data at the K-12 level.

Senate Holds Hearing on NIST Cybersecurity Framework

The February 4 hearing addressed the implementation of the NIST framework for improving critical infrastructure cybersecurity in the private sector.

Copyright Act Notice and Takedown Forum

The multi-stakeholder forum is continuing efforts to identify improvements to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act's notice-and-takedown process. 

Best Practices for IT Disaster Recovery

This new Gartner report for ECAR subscribers provides tips for reducing risks on-stite and in the cloud.

New Congress Introduces Net Neutrality Legislation

Learn more about the hearings and the FCC Chairman's expected net neutrality proposal.

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Programs and Resources

ELIEDUCAUSE Learning Initiative

Understanding and advancing learning through the innovative use of technology

NGLCNext Generation Learning Challenges

Accelerating educational innovation through applied technology to dramatically improve college readiness and completion in the United States.

 

News and Events

Top 10 IT Issues: Teaching and Learning

Find out which of the top IT issues converge with key teaching and learning issues from the annual ELI Content Anchor Survey.

Latest ELI 7 Things

Check out the "7 Things You Should Know About Developments in Instructional Design."

7 Things You Should Read About Innovative Approaches to Instructional Design

Provides a concise set of resources on emerging learning technologies. Open to ELI nonmembers after 90 days.

Innovations Designed for Deeper Learning in Higher Education

Seven insitutions received $1.7 million from Next Generation Learning Challenges (NGLC) Building Blocks for College Completion grant program to scale innovations...

Chattanooga State Community College: U Do the Math Program

U Do the Math provides an innovative alternative to developmental math, replacing tradtional course lectures with a student-centered approach to active learning and subject mastery. 

Breakthrough Models for College Completion

Discover the innovative approaches of 9 new postsecondary degree programs that were funded by NGLC.

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