• Building a community for developing OERs 

      Botes, Corne; Ferreira, Frances (2010-11)
      The transition to lower secondary education is now at the centre of the Education for All agenda in many countries. As more children are progressing through primary school the demand for secondary school places is growing. ...
    • Closing Remarks: PCF6 

      Whiteman, Burchell (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-28)
      Transcript and link to video of the closing remarks to the 6th Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, Kochi, Kerala, India, 28 November 2010. Presented by The Hon. Burchell Whiteman, O.J., Chair of COL's Board of Governors.
    • If content is king, why are OER still uncrowned? a developing world perspective 

      Kanwar, Asha; Kodhandaraman, Balasubramanian; Umar, Abdurrahman (2010-11)
      This presentation seeks to critically examine the experiences of the Commonwealth of Learning in the creation and dissemination of OER and to share the lessons learned. What are some of the key components of sustainability ...
    • Mobile Learning for Farmers via LIVES: Learning through Interactive Voice Educational System 

      Vuong, Son T; Schroeder, Jonatan; Alam, Md. Shafiqul; Chan, David (2010-11)
      In this paper, we describe the technological aspects of LIVES and its impact on the marginalized communities. This system, based on Asterisk (Digium 2009), an open-source telephony software, can be used to distribute ...
    • Virtual University of the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) model for development: Open Educational Resources 

      Kruse Vaai, Emma (2010-11)
      The development of, access to and use of Open Educational Resources (OER) essentially means that skills and knowledge are being shared. It is largely through technology that this has been made possible and education is no ...