04/01/2021 on Education Today

…In addition, we wanted our app to support distributed authorship. In other words, we wanted the ability to grant access and assign roles and permission to other departments easily, knowing that ITS couldn’t be the gatekeeper for all content. We don’t necessarily know what’s going on in the other departments; we need liaisons to help us. If we could empower other departments to push out information through the app, then we could be more timely and accurate with our messaging.

We started a campaign within the organization to explain why we needed a mobile app. We chose Modo Campus as the platform for our mobile campus app, and we used examples of what Modo could do as part of our information campaign. We presented our vision for a mobile campus app to the chancellor, to the chancellor’s council, and to department heads…Read full article here.