- To start the conversations among the groups that could bring the necessary data together
- To determine the problems or challenges that analytics might help solve
- To determine what data we need to address these challenges
- To wrestle with the tough political issues that might prevent movement in this area
I was shocked at how many people attended the two recent ELI webinars on the topic of analytics. With that kind of energy, it seems natural to form a ComETS group. Especially since doing analytics "right" would involve data from a number of campus sources.
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