The following focus areas serve as a lens for further defining goals and priorities within Academic Technologies. The following focus areas are informed by several sources including: Colgate Strategic Plan - Living the Liberal Arts, the report of the Colgate Strategic Planning Working Group on Teaching and Learning (2013)
, the report of the Strategic Planning Working Group on Technology and Teaching, (2012)
, EDUCAUSE Center for Analysis and Research (ECAR) - Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2015
and the New Media Consortium - Horizon Report, 2016
. Focus areas do not preclude support and efforts currently taking place, rather they highlight opportunities for growth and enhanced support.
(The bulleted items listed under each focus area are strategic efforts that are planned for implementation during 2016 - 2018)