• The 6th Pan Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning Access: Access & Success in Learning: Global Development Perspectives 

      Tharoor, Shashi; Seelig, Caroline; Maharey, Steve; Sinha, Chetna; Kanwar, Asha; Pillai, Rajasekharan; Daniel, John; Ali, Anuwar (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
      Includes: 1. Asa Briggs lecture (Duration: 53:13. Speaker: Dr. Shashi Tharoor) 2.Inaugural Session - The Sixth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (Duration:1:08:38) 3. Dr. Caroline Seelig on Skill Development ...
    • Aptus 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-04)
      Introductory videos of Aptus, the Classroom Without Walls. A large number of learners and teachers in the developing world operate in "unconnected" environments – unconnected to the power grid and to the Internet. There ...
    • Biology - Stage 2: Laboratory Rules 

      Adult Education Tanzania (Adult Education Tanzania ; Commonwealth of Learning, 2011)
      The Institute for Adult Education in Tanzania developed a Multimedia Strategy to assist them to achieve its Mission ‘to design and implement quality adult and continuing education and training programmes that will enable ...
    • Biology - Stage 2: Process of Life 

      Adult Education Tanzania (Adult Education Tanzania ; Commonwealth of Learning, 2011)
      The Institute for Adult Education in Tanzania developed a Multimedia Strategy to assist them to achieve its Mission ‘to design and implement quality adult and continuing education and training programmes that will enable ...
    • The Bridgehead: The Commonwealth of Learning into the 2st Century 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2000)
      Commonwealth of Learning video, 2000. In two parts. Part 1 duration: 5:53. Part 2 duration: 6:35.
    • Can OER Transform Education? A Developing World Perspective 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-11-21)
      Video presentation given at the 2011 conference on Open Educational Resources in Iceland (21 November 2011) by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. // OER penetration in the developing world has been slower ...
    • Celebrating Open Schooling 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-06-20)
      Video introduction, Conference of the Papua New Guinea Association for Distance Education (PNGADE), Divine Word University, Madang, Papua New Guinea, 20 June 2011, Celebrating Open Schooling, Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth ...
    • The Civil Paths to Peace: Prof. Asha Kanwar in Conversation with Prof. Amartya Sen 

      Kanwar, Asha; Sen, Amartya (Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia, New Delhi, 2008)
      Professor Asha Kanwar interviews Nobel Laureate, Professor Amartya Sen. (Plays on Window Media Player - need to be using Internet Explorer to view)
    • Closing Remarks: PCF8 

      Sissons, Linda (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11-30)
      Presented by Dr Linda Sissons, Chair, Board of Governors, Commonwealth of Learning, at the Closing Ceremony of the Eighth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, 30 November 2016, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala ...
    • Closing Remarks: PCF8 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11-30)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the Closing Ceremony of the Eighth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, 30 November 2016, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, ...
    • COL in the Pacific: Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-05-26)
      Video presentation at the PACFOLD Advisory Group Meeting (26 – 27 May 2014) held in Fiji, by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 13:12 // Resource contains link to video as well as documents of the ...
    • 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 ...
    • COL's eLearning Initiative 

      van Wyk, Trudi (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
      COL helps countries and institutions to understand eLearning and implement it using technologies that are practical, user-friendly and compatible with available and existing equipment. COL's eLearning Initiative: • Builds ...
    • COL's Healthy Communities Initiative 

      Pringle, Ian (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
      COL aims to increase access to appropriate learning materials and programming by citizens, community groups and healthcare workers, enabling better community responses to maternal and child health, HIV/AIDS and other health ...
    • 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 ...
    • COL's Lifelong Learning for Farmers Initiative 

      Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2011)
      COL's Lifelong Learning for Farmers model promotes prosperity by blending social capital and banking services with the innovative use of information and communication technologies (ICTs). This model can enable many thousands ...
    • COL's Open Schooling Initiative 

      Ferreira, Frances (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
      COL is helping to increase access to quality education while increasing student achievement by providing teachers in developing countries with new technologies, tools and skills. COL's Open Schooling initiatives include: ...
    • COL's Teacher Education Initiative 

      Umar, Abdurrahman (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
      Video Message: Through its Teacher Education initiative, COL: • Advocates the use of ODL in teacher education by supporting policies for professional development; • Works with selected teacher education institutions over ...
    • COL's Virtual University of Small States of the Commonwealth 

      Lesperance, John (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
      The Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) is a network initiated by and built on the support of Ministers of Education of developing small states of the Commonwealth. It is committed to the ...
    • Commonwealth Experience: Working with Partners in Education 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-07-01)
      Video presentation given at the Council for Education in the Commonwealth's Annual Conference (1 July 2014) held in the United Kingdom by Prof. Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 6:13 // ...