What is a Chief Innovation Officer?

Recently, I got a new title. I still have the old ones. I remain a professor and AVP of Academics. Now I’m also the Chief Innovation Officer. Of course, that Continue Reading →

Innovation as a Means of Educational Problem Solving

A number of years ago, I was in a meeting with a group of colleagues to work through an emerging problem at the University. We spent time defining the problem Continue Reading →

How to Predict Educational Trends: It Doesn’t Happen Overnight

People sometimes ask me how I spot or predict educational trends that are likely to stick. I usually share an idea or two, but I thought I would give a Continue Reading →

My 20 Mile March Toward Missional Innovation in Education

Listening to Jim Collins at a recent conference prompted me to spend more time reviewing and reflecting on some of the key ideas from his books. For a primer, you Continue Reading →