“But one year is a seriously short time period for higher education and educational technology, which are just not used to changes on this time scale. To give some perspective, consider the following:
- There are quite a few ed tech products that have been or will have been in beta or introductory mode for at least a year when fully released.
- This time one year ago, few people outside of Virginia knew what a Rector or how a board of them might force a president to resign partially based on discussions about MOOCs.
- Many LMS and almost all student information system / ERP selection processes (not even including implementation) take more than a year. “
- More great points as always from an article in e-Literate, read it here.