• Making It Matter: Supporting Education in the Developing World Through Open and Linked Data 

      Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-05-16)
      Video presentation at the Making it Matter Workshop organised by the LinkedUp Project and the Commonwealth of Learning, London, United Kingdom, 16 May 2014. Duration: 17:03 // Resource contains link to video as well as a ...
    • Making Mobile Learning Highly Viable in Contexts with no Connectivity or Grid Power: A Recent Implementation 

      Balaji, Venkataraman; Ally, Mohamed; Shinde, Vanita; Mose, Mose (Commonwealth of Learning (COL);Qatar Foundation;Athabasca University;Mann Deshi Foundation;The National University of Samoa, 2017-03-22)
      Workshop presentation by Dr. Venkataraman Balaji (Commonwealth of Learning), Dr. Mohamed Ally (Athabasca University), Vanita Shinde (Mann Deshi Foundation), and Mose Mose (National University of Samoa) for Mobile Learning ...
    • Making ODL Inclusive: The Role of Technology 

      Kanwar, Asha; Cheng, Ricky (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-12-20)
      Keynote address presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology and Accessibility, 19 December 2017, Muscat, ...
    • Management Education for the Contemporary Professional 

      Kaushik, Madhulika (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012-04-07)
      Presented at the CEMBA CEMPA Alumni Sri Lanka Inaugural AGM & International Conference: Open Education & Contemporary Professional (7 April 2012), Open University Sri Lanka by Professor Madhulika Kaushik, Education Specialist ...
    • Massive Open Online Courses for Development (MOOC4D) 

      Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-11-27)
      Presented by Dr. Ventakaraman Balaji, Director - Technology and Knowledge Management, Commonwealth of Learning, at a Faculty Workshop on a MOOC on Life Skills for Engineers, Kanpur, India, 27 November 2017.
    • Massive Open Online Courses for Development (MOOC4D) 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-10-17)
      Presentation by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO and Dr Venkataraman Balaji, Director of Technology and Knowledge Management, Commonwealth of Learning. Delivered by Dr Venkataraman Balaji at the Pre-Conference Symposium ...
    • Mega University = Mega Quality? 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005-09-25)
      2ND WORLD SUMMIT OF MEGA-UNIVERSITIES, Cross Border Delivery: Experiences of Mega-Universities, New Delhi, 25 September 2005, Mega-Universities = Mega Quality? written by: Sir John Daniel, Asha Kanwar (Commonwealth of ...
    • Mega-Schools and Technology: Lifelong Learning Systems for the 21st Century 

      Daniel, John; Ferreira, Frances (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-10-16)
      International Forum on Open and Distance Education (30th anniversary celebration of the CCRTVU) Beijing, China 16/17 October 2009, Theme: Challenges and Opportunities for ODL in Lifelong Learning in a Global Financial and ...
    • Message at Round Table Conference of State Open Universities 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-06-27)
      Video message delivered at the Round Table Conference of State Open Universities held at Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University (YCMOU) in Nashik, India by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of ...
    • Message to State Resource Centre Kerala on the launch of the Certificate in Community Development by Distance Learning 

      Mead Richardson, Alison (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-12)
      Video presented at State Resource Centre Kerala (December 2014) by Dr. Alison Mead Richardson, Education Specialist, Technical and Vocational Skills Development. Duration: 3:18 // Resource contains a video link as well as ...
    • Message to the National Teachers' Institute (NTI) 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-10)
      It gives me great pleasure to send a message on the occasion of the 2nd National Teachers’ Institute (NTI) Summit and Graduation Ceremony. The NTI is the only dedicated single-mode teacher training institute in the ...
    • A Microcosm of Canada 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-10-28)
      Transcript of speech at Laurentian University Convocation, 28 October 2006. Remarks by Sir John Daniel at the conferment of an honorary degree.
    • Mind to MOOC 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-10-21)
      MESSAGE Open University of China & ICDE Seminar, Beijing, China, 21 October 2013 by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // The Commonwealth of Learning is an intergovernmental organization which promotes ‘learning ...
    • Mobile Technology: the Hype and the Hope 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-07)
      I recall this history to encourage us not to get carried away by the hype that now claims mobile technology is the greatest gift to education and development since Gutenberg. Without question mobile technology presents us ...
    • Montréal: ma ville universitaire 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-06-12)
      L'honneur que vous venez de me conférer m'est particulièrement précieux car, comme vient de noter le professeur Vazquez-Abad, j'ai commencé ma carrière universitaire sur ce campus il y a trente-neuf ans. Recevoir un tel ...
    • MOOC for Capacity Building in Indian Agriculture 

      Balaji, Venkataraman; Sodhi, Balwinder; Prabhakar, T V (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-03-05)
      Presentation slides of the National Academy of Agricultural Sciences Brainstorming Session in partnership with COL, New Delhi, India, 5 March 2014. By Venkataraman Balaji, Commonwealth of Learning, co-written with Balwinder ...
    • MOOC for Development 

      Balaji, Venkataraman; Kanwar, Asha (2015-06-25)
      This presentation explains why Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) need not be only about Higher Education and can contribute to sustainable development by addressing the three S’s, namely, Skills, Scale and Speed. Presented ...
    • MOOC for Sustainable Development? 

      Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-09-18)
      Presentation slides from a presentation given as the Keynote Address, Second International Conference on Emerging Technologies in Education and Computer Science, Organised by the Universidad Da Vinci, Mexico, 18 September ...
    • MOOC, OER and Mass Higher Education 

      Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-05)
      MOOC, OER and Mass Higher Education, May 2013 by Venkataraman Balaji, Commonwealth of Learning, Based on a report by Professor T V Prabhakar, IIT Kanpur // A key challenge facing the policy makers in many developing countries ...
    • MOOCs for Development: the COL Experience 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-06-16)
      Presented at the official launch of the publication "Making Sense of MOOCs: A Guide for Policy Makers in Developing Countries" at UNESCO, Paris, France, 16 June 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth ...