• Can Invitational Institutional Audits make a Cost-Effective Contribution to Quality Enhancement? 

      Clarke-Okah, Willie; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-09-17)
      Second International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education in Africa, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 17-19 September 2007, Can Invitational Institutional Audits make a Cost-Effective Contribution to Quality ...
    • COL's Higher Education Initiative 

      Clarke-Okah, Willie (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
      Faced with burgeoning demand for higher education, various African countries are planning to establish open universities and are seeking COL’s help. Although ODL is now deployed by many conventional institutions, the staff ...
    • The Commonwealth of Learning Review and Improvement Model (COL-RIM) 

      Clarke-Okah, Willie; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-05-06)
      I am grateful to INQAAHE for giving me 15 minutes in this session to talk about the Review and Improvement Model (RIM) to quality assurance that we have developed at the Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Commonwealth of Learning: Review and Improvement Model 

      Clarke-Okah, Willie; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-01-28)
      In countries where quality assurance systems are not well established universities can find it useful to invite external visitation panels to advise them on quality improvement and wider issues. However, these can be costly. ...
    • Creativity in Crisis: Leading the University of the Future 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Clarke-Okah, Willie (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-09-26)
      Our task is to bring an international perspective to our discussions. We shall do this in two ways; first by examining some of the major global trends in higher education and ask how they might apply to India, and then by ...
    • Handbook for the Commonwealth of Learning Review and Improvement Model (COL RIM) 

      George, Nancy; Donovan, Caroline; Plimmer, Geoff; Schmidt, Alison; Gatsha, Godson; Clarke-Okah, Willie (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-06)
      The COL RIM is for the use of management teams in post-secondary institutions. It specifically targets higher education decision makers at the institutional level. Any post-secondary education and training institution in ...
    • Higher Education in the 21st Century: The Iron Triangle’s Critical Angle of Quality Assurance 

      Clarke-Okah, Willie (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-02-11)
      I'm here today to talk about quality in higher education in keeping with the theme of Quality Assurance Week, "Promoting Quality in Tertiary Education through Leadership."// I'm going to tell you a bit about the Commonwealth ...
    • ICTs for higher education 

      Balasubramanian, K; Clarke-Okah, Willie; Daniel, John; Ferreira, Frances; Kanwar, Asha; Kwan, Angela; Lesperance, John; Mallet, Joshua; Umar, Abdurrahman; West, Paul (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2009)
      A background paper from the Commonwealth of Learning for the UNESCO World Conference on Higher Education; Paris, 5-8 July 2009.
    • The Impact of Learning Management Systems in Universities 

      Clarke-Okah, Willie (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-06-11)
      Keynote Address to the University of the West Indies Conference on Bridging the Development Gap through Innovative eLearning Environments, June 11, 2009, Willie Clarke-Okah, PhD, Education Specialist, Higher Education and ...
    • Institutional Evaluation of the University of Ghana 

      Daniel, John; Clarke-Okah, Willie; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-01-31)
      I am honoured to have the opportunity of presenting two brown-bag seminars at the World Bank in two days. Today the general issue that I shall address is the renewal of African universities. I shall focus on this through ...
    • Quality Assurance and Cross Border Higher Education in the Commonwealth: The Work of the Commonwealth of Learning 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Clarke-Okah, Willie (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-09-21)
      We shall begin by looking at the current situation of Crossborder Higher Education (CBHE) in the Commonwealth and ask whether crossborder HE providers are latter-day pirates or contribute significantly to the educational ...