To the 2018-19 Learning System Grid, identifying the Leaders, Risers, Steady and Slow vendors for NexGen functionality.
For this year’s grid, an additional vendor was added per group (last year it was five per grid).
This was not an easy process, in that there has been a huge uptick in next-generation functionality this year, which is great, but saying NexGen doesn’t mean you really have it, nor does having NexGen functions mean you have the latest features or enough of the functionality to be truly defined as such.
When deciding on the NexGen Grid, I focused on several items, which included
a. NexGen Functionality Tier 2 (Not every vendor has all of these items, just a FYI)