• Scaling Schooling for the Secondary Surge: What are the Options? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Ferreira, Frances (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-12-21)
      My topic today is ‘Scaling Schooling for the Secondary Surge: what are the options?’ My remarks are based on an earlier joint presentation made with Sir John Daniel our former President and Frances Ferreira, our Education ...
    • Science, Technology, Education and Learning 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-12)
      I shall begin with some background about my own studies and career because we all have our personal trajectories of involvement with science and technology.// Then I shall ask, what is science? Why do governments attach ...
    • The Scope And Demand For Tertiary Education And Current Resources Available To Commonwealth Member States 

      Kanwar, Asha; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-05-19)
      When senior officials met to discuss the proposal for a CTEF in London on 12th October, 2007, the Commonwealth of Learning was tasked with the responsibility of developing a paper on 'The scope and demand for Tertiary ...
    • Scouting: Creator Par Excellence of Human and Social Capital, or Modern Adults Leading Post-modern Youngsters 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-11-16)
      SCOUTING WORLD CONGRESS Geneva 16-17 November 2007, Theme: Education and the World Scout Movement: Experiences and Challenges, Scouting: Creator par excellence of Human and Social Capital, or Modern Adults leading Post-modern ...
    • Senior Officials’ Working Group Meeting on the Proposal to Establish a Commonwealth Tertiary Education Facility (CTEF) 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-10-12)
      It is an honour and a pleasure for me to take a few minutes to present the proposal that is before you for a Commonwealth Tertiary Education Facility. At the request of the Commonwealth Secretariat the background paper was ...
    • Session: Qualifications Delivered: New Methods, New Providers 2020 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-03-10)
      Global Education 20/20: Creating partnerships to educate the global workforce of the future, Conference organised by The Economist, New York City, 10 March 2009, Session: Qualifications delivered: New methods, new providers ...
    • Setting the Context for the World OER Congress 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-06-20)
      I shall make some general comments about Open Educational Resources, report on the survey, and note some key issues.
    • Setting the Context: Why women's voices are important and Women's Reservation Bill in India 

      Kanwar, Asha; Monaghan, Amy; Samdup, Pema E (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-04-22)
      Slides from Programme Update Meeting, Commonwealth of Learning, 22 April 2010. Setting the Context: Why women's voices are important presented by Professor Asha Kanwar and Amy Monaghan, Commonwealth of Learning. Women's ...
    • Setting the Scene: Open Educational Resources and the Open Content Movement 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-12-01)
      My role today is to situate OERs in the context of the challenges that education and higher education confront today.// Education is sailing through stormy economic seas while above us the development of educational ...
    • Setting Up Open Universities 

      Dhanarajan, Gajaraj (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-04-21)
      During the next forty minutes or so that we have, I will divide my presentation into three parts: // 1. I will briefly reiterate some points to those you may have already heard about in terms of key planning and implementation ...
    • Sharing our Common Wealth 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-06-20)
      We believe that although infrastructure and technology are important in relation to the capacity to develop and use OER, there is a need for a paradigm shift that explores the link between OER and institutional structures, ...
    • Signs of the Times: Change or be Changed? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-01-03)
      Transcript of speech given at the Third Convocation of the Tamil Nadu Open University, Chennai, India, January 3, 2008. Presented by Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Signs of the Times: Change or be changed? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-05-21)
      Changing Contours of Education: Future Trends, 21 - 24 May 2007, SIGNS OF THE TIMES: CHANGE OR BE CHANGED? Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // In this paper I will look at five major trends that are shaping the Higher ...
    • Skilling a Nation’s Future 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-11-07)
      Presented at the 14th International Conference on Information (ICI-14), Delta University of Science & Technology (DUST) in Gamasa, Egypt on 7 November 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr K. ...
    • Skilling at Scale: what are the options? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-08-01)
      Presented at the University of Education in Winneba, Ghana, 1 August, 2016 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Skilling Our Youth 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-03-14)
      Keynote delivered at the 3rd eLearning and Distance Education Conference: Evolution, Challenges & Solutions, 14 March 2016, Lahore, Pakistan.
    • Skills Development 

      McGreal, Rory (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-12-03)
      Transcript of "Skills Development," Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, Keynote, Plenary - Skills Development, 3 December 2013, International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria by Professor Rory McGreal, ...
    • Skills for Development: Paradigm Shift 

      Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-02-22)
      Presented by Dr K. Balasubramanian, Vice President, Commonwealth of Learning, at the Minsterial Roundtable of the 20th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers, Nadi, Fiji, on 22 February 2018.
    • Small, Successful and Not in London: COL 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-08)
      Induction Course for Commonwealth Diplomats, Farnham Castle, 8 September 2011, Small, Successful and Not in London: The Commonwealth of Learning and Transforming Learning through Open Educational Resources by Sir John ...
    • Small, Successful and Not in London: Introducing COL 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-07-19)
      COL is small, it is not based in London, and it is successful. Let’s take them in turn.