• Access and Success in Learning: Your Conclusions 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-28)
      In the next few minutes I shall share impressions of the conference. I have called this short intervention Access & Success in Learning: Your Conclusions. I say ‘your conclusions’ because although I have not spoken to all ...
    • Access and Success: Distance Learning at Massey University and its Impact on New Zealand Society 

      Maharey, Steve (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-25)
      I was delighted to receive and accept the invitation from Sir John Daniel on behalf of the Commonwealth of Learning to speak at the Sixth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning about distance learning at Massey University ...
    • Access and Success: What are the Links? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-25)
      Our theme is Access & Success in Learning. This reflects our conviction that it is no longer enough – and it never was enough – to pride ourselves on the role of open and distance methods in widening access to learning. ...
    • Access to Learning for Health, with Particular Reference to HIV/Aids: Some Ideas 

      Brito, Lídia (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-16)
      Slides of presentation at the Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open and Distance Learning (PCF5), London, UK, 16 July 2008. Presented by Professor Lídia Brito.
    • Access to Quality Learning for Development 

      Burnett, Nicholas (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-14)
      Slides and video of a presentation at the Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, London, UK, 14 July 2008. Presented by Mr. Nicholas Burnett, UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Education.
    • Building a Community For Developing OERs 

      Botes, Corne; Ferreira, Frances (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-25)
      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. ...
    • A Decade of Development and Education in Africa: The Promise of Open and Distance Learning 

      Pityana, Barney (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-14)
      Transcript, slides and video of Keynote Address at the Pan Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning of the Commonwealth of Learning held in collaboration with London University and UNESCO,London, 14-16 July 2008, under the ...
    • Developing the Community: The Role of Universities and Open and Distance Learning 

      Ali, Anuwar (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-26)
      Building a well-developed community is a formidable but necessary challenge for many nations. An ideal community should fulfil all economic, social, material and spiritual needs of each and every one of its members; and ...
    • Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF5) 

      Sharma, Kamalesh (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-14)
      I would like to extend a very warm welcome to all participants to this Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning.
    • The Gender Dimension of Open and Distance Learning 

      Mlama, Penina (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-11-02)
      The Fourth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open and Distance Learning is an important opportunity for all of us engaged in Open and Distant Learning to reaffirm our commitment to the provision of education for all and to gauge ...
    • ICT4E Challenges and Issues 

      Dufborg, Astrid (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-16)
      Slides and video of presentation at the Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open and Distance Learning (PCF5), London, UK, 16 July 2008. Presented by Dr. Astrid Dufborg,Global e-School's and Communities Initiative.
    • Learning for Development 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-10-31)
      My task in the next few minutes is to set the scene for this conference. Although today is the opening ceremony, hundreds of colleagues around the globe have already been taking part in PCF4 for several months through four ...
    • My Tip of the Iceberg 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-17)
      The programme has been so rich and extensive that each one of us could only experience a small part of it. We each saw our own tip of the iceberg. All I can do in this short address is to give my view of the tip of the ...
    • New Technologies: New Possibilities For Reaching The Unreached 

      Gourley, Brenda (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-15)
      Peace is fundamentally reliant on development and development is fundamentally reliant on education. If the world is to become a better and safer place, then education will be crucial in making it so.
    • Opening Ceremony Address: Second Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning 

      Dhanarajan, Gajaraj (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2002-07-29)
      Transcript of Opening Ceremony Address for the Second Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, ("Transforming Education for Development"), Durban, South Africa, 29 July 2002. Presented by Gajaraj Dhanarajan (Professor ...
    • Outdoctrination: Society, Children, Technology and Self-organisation in Education 

      Mitra, Sugata (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-11-03)
      Slides from presentation at the Fourth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open and Distance Learning (PCF4), in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, 3 November 2006. Presented by Sugata Mitra.
    • PCF5 Welcome 

      Mills, Roger (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-13)
      Transcript of Welcome Remarks to the Opening Ceremony of the Fifth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF5), London, UK. 13 July 2008. Presented by Roger Mills, Programme Chair.
    • PCF6 Keynote speech: Skills Development 

      Seelig, Caroline (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-28)
      I am pleased to have been given the opportunity to talk to you about skills development. There is no doubt that governments and institutions around the world have reached a critical stage where we must increase our efforts ...
    • Revamping Teacher Education 

      Banks, Frank (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-25)
      I am very grateful to Sir John Daniel and the Commonwealth of Learning for inviting me to talk to you about ‘Revamping Teacher Education’, one of the themes that we are considering at this conference.
    • The Road to London 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-11-03)
      My task in the next minutes is to summarise some of the conclusions that emerge from our three days of debate and discussion. You must forgive me in advance because I cannot possibly do proper justice to the very rich ...