• Access and Affordability in Higher Education (Pre-print) 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-06)
      The demand for Higher education continues to rise. A key driver of this demand, according to a recent World Bank working paper, is the steady return on investment. The average rate of return on investment for private and ...
    • 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 ...
    • Advanced Cybersecurity Training for Teachers (ACTT) 2 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2021-09)
      The shift to online learning and teaching has drawn increasing attention to the cyber risks likely to be faced in a learning institution. In recent times, cybercriminals have disrupted learning using various attacks, including ...
    • Advanced ICT Skills Development Project 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-08)
      With 60 per cent of the Commonwealth’s population under 30 years of age, the skilling of youth is a top priority for governments. The Commonwealth of Learning’s (COL) current focus includes course and programme development ...
    • Advanced Mobile Learning with Multimedia (AMLM) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2021-10)
      The Advanced Mobile Learning with Multimedia MOOC builds upon the introductory Mobile Learning with Multimedia MOOC. It targets primary and secondary school teachers as well as other practitioners in education and ...
    • Benchmarking Toolkit for Technology-Enabled Learning 

      Sankey, Michael; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-08)
      This toolkit helps educational institutions implementing TEL to assess and benchmark their practices in comparison to other institutions. It provides a framework for self-assessment and reporting based on 10 areas and ...
    • A Blueprint and Toolkit for School-Based Teacher Development: Secondary 

      Moon, Bob (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-08)
      Developed by Bob Moon, this Blueprint and Toolkit provides the guidance and supporting resources for a programme of around 12–15 weeks’ duration and includes a detailed framework that can be adapted to the context of a ...
    • Book Review: Essential Skills for Highly Successful Youths 

      West, Paul (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2020-03-20)
      This is a book written for young people who are about to leave school and enter the world of tertiary education, an internship or work. It provides many useful lessons from a variety of sources. The author has reached into ...
    • Book Review: Guide to Blended Learning by M. Cleveland-Innes with D. Wilton 

      Ferreira-Meyers, Karen (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-07)
      This compact yet complete Guide to Blended Learning is a welcome addition to the arsenal of useful resources published every year by the Commonwealth of Learning. Eight chapters, a reference list and two appendices (one ...
    • Book Review: Transforming Universities with Digital Distance Education: The Future of Formal Learning 

      Olcott, D J (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2020-11-20)
      "Transforming universities with digital distance education: The future of formal learning" arrives at a timely demarcation point to consider the future for digital universities. The author provides an insightful and ...
    • Boys' Underperformance in Education: Revisiting the Issue in the Commonwealth 

      Jha, Jyotsna; Menon, Niveditha; Chatterjee, Debanita (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-11)
      Every child, regardless of gender, has the right to an education that offers not only academic learning but also training in the skills they will need to be successful in their particular environment. However, as recent ...
    • Can e-Authentication Raise the Confidence of Both Students and Teachers in Qualifications Granted Through the e-Assessment Process? 

      Whitelock, Denise; Edwards, Chris; Okada, Alexandra (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2020-03-20)
      The EU-funded TeSLA project - Adaptive Trust-based e-Assessment System for Learning (http://tesla-project.eu) has developed a suite of instruments for e-Authentication. These include face recognition, voice recognition, ...
    • COL-Coursera Workforce Recovery Programme 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2020)
      Recognising the catastrophic effects of COVID-19 on millions of people who have become unemployed, or are on the verge of losing their jobs, Coursera, one of the world’s leading eLearning providers, has recently announced ...
    • Collaboration Guide for COLCommons.org 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2021-06)
      This document provides the details about Commonwealth of Learning’s new learning platform (https://colcommons.org/) and presents guidelines for institutional collaboration to adopt the courses and develop courses to be ...
    • COMLEARN (vol. 1, no. 1) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1990-07)
      COL newsletter published July 1990
    • COMLEARN (vol. 1, no. 2) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1990-09)
      COL newsletter published September 1990.
    • COMLEARN (vol. 2, no. 1) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1991-06)
      COL newsletter published June 1991.
    • COMLEARN (vol. 3, no. 1) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1992-04)
      COL newsletter published April 1992.
    • COMLEARN (vol. 3, no. 2) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1992-11)
      COL newsletter published November 1992.
    • COMLEARN (vol. 4, no. 1) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1993-10)
      COL newsletter published October 1993.