• Cross-Border Education: the Experience of a Lifetime! 

      Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-12-09)
      Commission on Institutions of Higher Education, New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), 9 December 2011, Cross-Border Education: The Experience of a Lifetime! Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić & Sir John Daniel, ...
    • Distance Learning Across Borders: Cultural Imperialism or Intellectual Independence? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004-10-06)
      My title today is Distance Learning Across Borders: Cultural Imperialism or Intellectual Independence? My aim is to look broadly at issues of international education using Australia's experience as my main point of reference. ...
    • Does American Higher Education have a Global Future? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-07-26)
      American Association of State Colleges and Universities, Summer Conference 2007, Vancouver, 26-28 July 2007, Does American Higher Education have a Global Future? Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Introduction ...
    • Education Across Borders: What is Appropriate? 

      Daniel, John (British Council, 2004-12-09)
      Education Across Borders: What is Appropriate? Presented at the: 1st UK International Education Conference Going Global: The Internationalisation of Education. Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 9 December 2004, By: Sir John Daniel, ...
    • From Innocence to Experience: the Politics and Projects of Cross-border Higher Education 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Springer, 2008)
      Many developing countries are struggling to increase access to higher education (HE) since their Age Participation Rates (APRs) are well below the level that the countries of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and ...
    • Global Connections -- Local Impacts: Best Practices, Models and Policies for Cross-Border Higher Education 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-10-21)
      Global Forum of the Observatory of Borderless Higher Education, Kuala Lumpur, 21-24 October, 2009 By Sir John Daniel (Commonwealth of Learning) and Ms. Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić (UNESCO) // Drawing on their personal experiences ...
    • Guiding Learners in New Higher Education Spaces: What Role for UNESCO? 

      Uvalic-Trumbic, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008)
      The pace of change in higher education is accelerating. Enrolment rates of around 40-50 % of the relevant age group are now thought necessary for a country to function well in a competitive and interdependent world. In ...
    • Higher Education Towards a Borderless Community 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-04-03)
      Our key question is how cross-border higher education can help developing countries provide higher education for their citizens. The challenge can be summarised in four 'A's: accessibility, availability, affordability and ...
    • Impending Changes in Global Higher Education: Cataclysm or Smooth Transition? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-04-16)
      Louisiana State University, Teaching in Higher Education Forum - Tenth Anniversary, Via videoconference link from Vancouver, 16 April, 2007, Impending Changes in Global Higher Education: Cataclysm or Smooth Transition? Sir ...
    • Intercultural Competence Development for Open and Distance Learning 

      Aucoin, Robert; Chao, Ining (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11)
      For open and distance learning mediated through technology, research has shown that cultural differences persist in the online learning environment and may have negative effects on learning (Uzuner, 2009; Liu, Liu, Lee & ...
    • Let a Thousand Flowers Bloom! 

      Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-05-16)
      UNESCO GLOBAL FORUM, Rankings and Accountability in Higher Education: Uses and Misuses, UNESCO, Paris, 16-17 May 2011, Let a thousand flowers bloom! Remarks at the closing session, Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić, UNESCO & Sir ...
    • Mega University = Mega Quality? 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-09-25)
      2ND WORLD SUMMIT OF MEGA-UNIVERSITIES, Cross Border Delivery: Experiences of Mega-Universities, New Delhi, 25 September 2005, Mega-Universities = Mega Quality? written by: Sir John Daniel, Asha Kanwar (Commonwealth of ...
    • Models for Open and Distance Learning: Globalisation, Education and Distance Education 

      Hawkridge, David (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2003)
      The purpose of this paper, prepared for the Commonwealth of Learning (COL), is to support an informed dialogue on international, regional, national and institutional policy on globalisation and education, by looking ...
    • ODL in an International Context: Trends, Prospects and Challenges 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-08-29)
      Public Lecture, 29 August 2005, Windhoek, Namibia, ODL in an International Context: Trends, Prospects and Challenges By: Sir John Daniel, Asha Kanwar (Commonwealth of Learning) & Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić (UNESCO) // Thank ...
    • Open Schooling for Better The Reality of Cross-Border Delivery in Higher Education: Challenge, Myth and Opportunity 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-02-03)
      Although other speakers have talked about cross-border higher education I shall begin by saying what I mean by it. Then I shall ask what role it plays in the diversifying scene of higher education? What are the challenges, ...
    • Quality Assurance and Cross Border Higher Education in the Commonwealth: The Work of the Commonwealth of Learning 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, John; 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 ...
    • Session: Qualifications Delivered: New Methods, New Providers 2020 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-03-10)
      Global Education 20/20: Creating partnerships to educate the global workforce of the future, Conference organised by The Economist, New York City, 10 March 2009, Session: Qualifications delivered: New methods, new providers ...
    • Signs of the Times: Change or be changed? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-05-21)
      Changing Contours of Education: Future Trends, 21 - 24 May 2007, SIGNS OF THE TIMES: CHANGE OR BE CHANGED? Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // In this paper I will look at five major trends that are shaping the Higher ...
    • Towards a Culture of Quality: Cultures and Structures for Quality 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-11-21)
      Towards a Culture of Quality, Presented at: International Conference On Quality in Distance Education, Cultures and Structures for Quality, Netaji Subhas Open University, Kolkata, 21-23 November 2005, by: Sir John Daniel, ...
    • UNESCO and COL: Two Complementary Organisations 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-09-21)
      The role of standard setter has come to the fore since that first meeting as UNESCO and the OECD have jointly developed Guidelines on Quality Assurance in Cross-Border Higher Education. This work has also showed UNESCO at ...