• Beauty Therapy Courses from Botswana 

      Sibanda, Laura; Mazhani, One; Deurwaarder, Jan; Muraya, Christine; Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-08)
      The Botswana Technical Education Programme (BTEP) is managed by the Department of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (DTVET) in the Ministry of Education and Skills Development. BTEP is outcomes-based and is ...
    • COL Video Series: Distance Education Leadership and Management 

      Lentell, Helen; Abrioux, Dominique A M X; Collinge, Joan; Haughey, Margaret; Keough, Erin; Kwan, Angela; Mead Richardson, Alison; Paul, Ross (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012-07)
      Helen Lentell, a Fellow in Distance Learning at the University of Leicester, UK and former COL staff member co-produced this video series with the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) through conversations held in July 2012 at ...
    • The Commonwealth of Learning 

      Kanwar, Asha; Naidoo, Vis; Ferreira, Frances; Umar, Abdurrahman; Kaushik, Madhulika; Lesperance, John; Mead Richardson, Alison; Balasubramanian, K; Pringle, Ian; Bullen, Mark; Balaji, Venkataraman; McEachern, Doris (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-11)
      The Commonwealth of Learning’s presentation to the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation, Canada, 11 April 2013, Vancouver, Canada // It gives me great pleasure to formally welcome, for the first ...
    • Gender Equity in TVET 

      Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-05-02)
      Slides from CAPA Conference, TVET Institutions as a Platform for Industrial Development, in Africa, 2–4 May 2012. By Ms. Alison Mead Richardson, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Innovation in Vocational Education & Skills Training: Investing in Youth and the Informal Sector 

      Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-27)
      The informal sector of the economy is becoming increasingly important for youth employment and national development throughout the continent. This paper argues that the vast majority of African youth are locked out of a ...
    • Lifelong Learning in the Commonwealth: Issues and Challenges 

      Balasubramanian, K; Lesperance, John; Mead Richardson, Alison; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-11-14)
      International Lifelong Learning Conference, “Transforming Nations through Enculturation of Lifelong Learning” Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 14-15 November 2011, Lifelong Learning in the Commonwealth: Issues and Challenges by Dr. ...
    • Message to State Resource Centre Kerala on the launch of the Certificate in Community Development by Distance Learning 

      Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-12)
      Video presented at State Resource Centre Kerala (December 2014) by Dr. Alison Mead Richardson, Education Specialist, Technical and Vocational Skills Development. Duration: 3:18 // Resource contains a video link as well as ...
    • OER Capacity Building - Yaba College of Technology 

      Deurwaarder, J M (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-07)
      The workshop was held at the Academic Board Chamber of YCT from May 18-25, 2016 with approximately 50 participants. By the end of the input, it was expected that YCT would have a set of blueprints and good quality learning ...
    • Persons with Disabilities in Trinidad and Tobago: A Situational Analysis 

      Persons, Heather (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-06)
      This situational analysis was carried out to inform the work of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) to develop new blended skills training opportunities for PWDs with partners National Center for Persons with Disability and ...
    • The Role of the Focal Point 

      Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-02-16)
      Presented by Dr Alison Mead Richardson, Education Specialist: Technical & Vocational Skills Development, Commonwealth of Learning, at the Pacific COL Focal Points Meeting, 16 February 2018, Nadi, Fiji.
    • Success Factors in Introducing Distance, Flexible & eLearning in Technical and Vocational Skills Development 

      Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-12-01)
      The EduVision 2011 International Conference 1-2 December 2011 Jamaica Conference Center, Kingston, Success Factors in introducing Distance, Flexible and eLearning into Technical and Vocational Skills Development, Alison ...
    • Technical and Vocational Skills Development 

      Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014)
      In this video, Dr. Alison Mead Richardson, Education Specialist - Technical & Vocational Skills Development, Commonwealth of Learning, presents COL's Technical and Vocational Skills Development Programme Initiative. 2014
    • Technology Enabled Learning for Sustainable Development 

      Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-05-31)
      Presented by Dr Alison Mead Richardson, Education Specialist: Technical & Vocational Skills Development, Commonwealth of Learning, at the International Forum on Dual Education & Corporate Responsibility, Puebla, Mexico, ...
    • World Report on TVET The Promise and Potential of ICT in TVET 

      Mead Richardson, Alison; Herd, George (Commonwealth of Learning, 2015-05)
      This chapter of the World Report considers the global evidence for the efficacy of the use of ICTs in the delivery of technical and vocational education and training (TVET). During the last decade there has been increased ...