• 14CCEM - Remarks to the 14th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers 

      Dhanarajan, Gajaraj (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2000-11)
      REMARKS TO THE 14TH CONFERENCE OF COMMONWEALTH EDUCATION MINISTERS BY PROFESSOR GAJARAJ DHANARAJAN by Professor Gajaraj Dhanarajan, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Commonwealth of Learning, Halifax, Canada, 27 ...
    • 15th Triennial Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers 

      Perinbam, Lewis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2003-10-30)
      Notes for Remarks to Commonwealth Education Ministers 15th triennial Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (15CCEM) Edinburgh, Scotland, 30 October 2003 by Mr. Lewis Perinbam, O.C. Chairman of the Board of Governors, ...
    • The 6th International Workshop of the Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth 

      West, Paul; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-10-27)
      Transcript from Official Opening of The 6th International Workshop of the Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth, held on Great Exuma of The Bahamas, 27 October 2008. By Paul West and Sir John Daniel. ...
    • Acceptance Speech at the Special Convocation of The Open University, London 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, 2016-04-22)
      Distance education and technologies have opened up infinite possibilities for millions across the Commonwealth. Achieving sustainable development remains an aspirational goal for all of us. How can we meaningfully ...
    • Access and Success in Learning: Your Conclusions 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-28)
      In the next few minutes I shall share impressions of the conference. I have called this short intervention Access & Success in Learning: Your Conclusions. I say ‘your conclusions’ because although I have not spoken to all ...
    • Access and Success: Distance Learning at Massey University and its Impact on New Zealand Society 

      Maharey, Steve (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-25)
      I was delighted to receive and accept the invitation from Sir John Daniel on behalf of the Commonwealth of Learning to speak at the Sixth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning about distance learning at Massey University ...
    • Access and Success: What are the Links? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-25)
      Our theme is Access & Success in Learning. This reflects our conviction that it is no longer enough – and it never was enough – to pride ourselves on the role of open and distance methods in widening access to learning. ...
    • Access to Learning for Development 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-05-17)
      Launch of the 5th Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, University of London, 17 May 2007, Access to Learning for Development, Remarks by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // It is a great pleasure to be here ...
    • Access to Learning for Health, with Particular Reference to HIV/Aids: Some Ideas 

      Brito, Lídia (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-16)
      Slides of presentation at the Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open and Distance Learning (PCF5), London, UK, 16 July 2008. Presented by Professor Lídia Brito.
    • Access to Quality Learning for Development 

      Burnett, Nicholas (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-14)
      Slides and video of a presentation at the Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, London, UK, 14 July 2008. Presented by Mr. Nicholas Burnett, UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Education.
    • Access to Success 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-10-10)
      Remarks by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning at the ceremony to launch preparations for the, 6th Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, Chennai, India, 10 October 2009 // The title we have chosen for PCF6 is ...
    • Activating and Nurturing the Investment of Heutagogical Resources for Equity and Quality in Self-Determined, Open, Online and Distance Learning 

      Nkuyubwatsi, Bernard (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11)
      Expansion of access to higher education and learning opportunities is often inhibited by the lack of teachers, limited physical facilities, the shortage of financial resources and limited technological infrastructure. Due ...
    • Administrative Structures for Distance Education 

      Perraton, Hilary (Commonwealth of Learning (COL);Commonwealth Secretariat, 1991)
      The purpose of this book is to help anyone considering the use of distance education and trying to decide how it should be organised. The acclaimed success of the world's 25+ open universities gives the impression that ...
    • Aptus: A Potential Support System for Education in Emergencies 

      Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-03-22)
      Workshop presented by Dr. Venkataraman Balaji, Director - Technology and Knowledge Management, Commonwealth of Learning, for Mobile Learning Week 2017 in Paris, France, on 22 March 2017.
    • Articulation of Group Dynamics of Undergraduate Students in Social Media 

      Islam, Md Kabirul; Islam, Yousuf M; Hossain, Mohamed E; Hoque, Mohammed S (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11)
      The main aim of this study is to investigate the students’ group dynamics during their online activities within the framework of Zone of Proximal Development (ZPD) theory of Vygotsky and the potential of more capable peers ...
    • As I Take Up My Position As President 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-06-07)
      Transcript of After-dinner remarks at the COL Board of Governors, Farewell Dinner for Sir John Daniel, 7 June 2012. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Assessment of Lifelong Learning for farmers: Impact on rural poverty eradication in Commonwealth Countries 

      Augustine, A J; Jokthan, G E; Bashir, R M (2013-11)
      Commonwealth of learning’s lifelong learning for farmers is a partnership progamme designed to bring together farmers, learning institutions, banks and information and communication technology providers to facilitate ...
    • Blue-Sky Thinking for Small States: VUSSC Futures 

      West, Paul; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-11-09)
      Paul West and I have worked up this presentation, which we are calling Blue-Sky Thinking for Small States: VUSSC Futures. We shall look first at three trends, then suggest some indicators of possible futures for VUSSC and ...
    • Breaking New Ground in Open Learning 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-04-10)
      Transcript and slides of closing remarks at the Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth, 2nd Strategy Meeting for Interlocutors and Institutional Managers, Singapore, 10-13 April 2006. Presented by Sir John ...
    • Bridging the Higher Education Gap: The 3-R Challenge 

      Kanwar, Asha; Kaushik, Madhulika (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-08-30)
      Let us look at the three R’s, Reach, Resources, Relevance, that could help us to address the gaps of access, equity and quality.