• Book Review: Selwyn, Neil (2013). Education in a Digital World: Global Perspectives on Technology and Education. New York: Routledge. 

      Bullen, Mark (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014)
      This is a relatively short book but in its 164 pages and eight chapters, Selwyn manages to present a penetrating analysis of the role of educational technology in international development and the often hidden ideologies ...
    • Can Technology Solve the Problems of Higher Education? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (International Association of Universities (IAU), 2018-05)
      This paper presents a brief case for use of technology in higher education and shares some of the COL experiences that shows its focus on (i) policy, (ii) capacity, and (iii) appropriate technology. Integrating these three ...
    • COMLEARN (vol. 6, no. 2) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1995-11)
      COL newsletter published November 1995.
    • Community Radio Continuous Improvement Toolkit 

      Pavarala, Vinod; Raghunath, Preeti; Malik, Kanchan K; Belavadi, Vasuki; Deshbandhu, Aditya (Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia(CEMCA), New Delhi, 2013)
      This is a toolkit that allows community radio stations to periodically assess themselves on their performance. The toolkit provides for indicators of performance along nine broad parameters: content generation and programming; ...
    • Community Radio Continuous Improvement Toolkit: Version 2.0 

      Pavarala, Vinod; Malik, Kanchan K; Belavadi, Vasuki; Deshbandhu, Aditya; Raghunath, Preeti; UNESCO (Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), New Delhi, 2014-08)
      Version 2.0 - revised, 2014. Originally published, 2013. This is a toolkit that allows community radio stations to periodically assess themselves on their performance. The toolkit provides indicators of performance along ...
    • Community Radio Continuous Improvement Toolkit: Version 2.0 [Hindi] 

      Pavarala, Vinod; Malik, Kanchan K; Belavadi, Vasuki; Deshbandhu, Aditya; Raghunath, Preeti; UNESCO (Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), New Delhi, 2015-03)
      Version 2.0 - revised, 2014; translated, 2015. Originally published, 2013. This is the Hindi language version of a toolkit that allows community radio stations to periodically assess themselves on their performance. The ...
    • Connections (vol. 1, no. 1) 

      Wilson, Dave (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-03)
      COL newsletter published March 1996
    • Designing and Implementing Micro-Credentials: A Guide for Practitioners 

      Rossiter, Darien; Tynan, Belinda (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-08)
      Many organisations are experimenting with micro-credentials, while others are emerging to collect, publish and offer credentials. The decision to engage with these new forms of credentials will be influenced by many factors, ...
    • Designing Online Learning 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2001)
      The Internet has simultaneously captured the imagination and interest of the world's educators. What drives this interest? Increasing demands for education, training and skills upgrading, a shift from a labour-intensive ...
    • Diffusion of Appropriate Educational Technology in Open and Distance Learning in Developing Commonwealth Countries 

      Williams, Roy (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2000)
      The goal of the Diffusion of Appropriate Educational Technology in Open & Distance Learning in Developing Commonwealth Countries project was to systematise some of what was known anecdotally, primarily for developing ...
    • A Discourse Analysis of Teacher-Trainees’ Abstract Conceptualizations of Emerging Technologies in Teaching to Revitalise Luganda Language 

      Kabugo, David; Masaazi, Fred M; Mugagga, Anthony M (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015)
      While many young learners of the 21st century have grown up with, and generally prefer to learn using Emerging Technologies (ETs), few teachers of Luganda language graduate with learning experiences of integrating ETs in ...
    • Education for a Digital World: Advice, Guidelines and Effective Practice from Around Globe 

      Hirtz, Sandy (Commonwealth of Learning (COL);BCcampus, 2008)
      Education for a Digital World contains a comprehensive collection of proven strategies and tools for effective online teaching, based on the principles of learning as a social process. It offers practical, contemporary ...
    • Education for Development: From Distance to Open Education 

      Tait, Alan W (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-07)
      This paper sets out the ways in which technologies for learning have been at the heart of education for development for millennia, not as is sometimes thought only in the last 30 years of the digital revolution. Short case ...
    • Education for Digital World - Global Efforts 

      Kanwar, Asha; Panda, Santosh (Indira Gandhi National Open University, 2008)
      With Prof. Asha S. Kanwar, Vice President & Programme Director Commonwealth of Learning, Canada. Interviewer - Prof. S. Panda. Duration: 22:34.
    • Eliciting In-service Teachers' Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge for 21st-Century Skills in Tanzania 

      Mtebe, Joel S; Raphael, Christina (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-12)
      The Tanzania Vision 2025 articulates the country's aspiration of becoming an industrialized and middle-income country by 2025. The education sector, which is the main driving force towards realizing this goal, is expected ...
    • Guidelines for Quality Assurance and Accreditation of MOOCs 

      (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-07)
      Massive open online courses (MOOCs) have emerged as an educational innovation with the potential to increase access to and improve the quality of education. Different stakeholders in education view MOOCs from different ...
    • ICT in Education Activity in Three Caribbean Countries: An Evaluation Report 

      Isaacs, Shafika (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2011)
      This report is a qualitative summative evaluation of the ICT in Education (ICT4E) Activity of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) in the Caribbean. It specifically examines COL's ICT4E Activity in 3 Caribbean countries: ...
    • Interactive Learning Objects: Toolkit for Teachers and Learners 

      Okewole, John T (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017)
      This toolkit introduces Scratch to an audience with little or no prior understanding in software programming. Scratch by design accepts every level of proficiency into the programming field, and this toolkit enables the ...
    • Large-Scale, Government-Supported Educational Tablet Initiatives 

      Tamim, Rana M; Borokhovski, Eugene; Pickup, David; Bernard, Robert M (2015-05)
      A growing number of countries are embarking on large-scale, government-supported initiatives to distribute tablet devices to students in the K–12 schooling sector. Unfortunately, there is a misconception that by simply ...
    • MOOC: Introduction to Technology-Enabled Learning 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-10)
      Teachers who want to learn more about teaching with technology will find this Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Introduction to Technology-Enabled Learning (TEL), informative and engaging. Using up-todate learning design ...