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MWRC09 Think Stop on Innovation and Successful Ideas

MWRC09 Think Stop #2

2009 EDUCAUSE Midwest Regional Conference (MWRC 09) Think Stop #2 Question:  What has been the most innovative or successful idea you have implemented over the last year?  Responses:  Adding Student IDcard photos to class rosters and other applications (Michigan State also did this and it worked out very well) Implementation of campus-wide survey instrument.  Not live yet, but looks like it’ll cut down on a lot of custom development, questionnaires, contact forms, elections, polls, collecting info for Alums, etc – (UW-Milwaukee) Online Board of Trustees Collaboration Get rid of Web CT/Blackboard and replace it with a free alternative like Moodle.

Question:  What has been the most innovative or successful idea you have implemented over the last year?

Responses:

  1. Adding Student IDcard photos to class rosters and other applications (Michigan State also did this and it worked out very well)
  2. Implementation of campus-wide survey instrument.  Not live yet, but looks like it’ll cut down on a lot of custom development, questionnaires, contact forms, elections, polls, collecting info for Alums, etc – (UW-Milwaukee)
  3. Online Board of Trustees Collaboration
  4. Get rid of Web CT/Blackboard and replace it with a free alternative like Moodle.

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