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Preparing Teachers for Tomorrow
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-07-28)
Dr. Jessica Aguti delivered this public lecture to staff of the School of Education and Staff, Institute of Distance Education, University of Swaziland on 28 July 2015. She highlights three key global predictions that have ...
Drivers for Change in Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-12-11)
Video presentation delivered at the ICT Leadership in Higher Education Workshop (11–12 December 2014) held in Dhaka, Bangladesh by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Vice President, Commonwealth of Learning. The presentation focuses on the ...
How Technology Developments are Driving Change in Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-10-23)
Transcript and presentation slides from a speech given at the University of the Fraser Valley, 23 October 2014. Presented by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Vice President, Commonwealth of Learning.
Innovating Through Technology
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-05-20)
Presented at the World Education Forum 2015 Incheon, Republic of Korea; May 20, 2015
Moving Towards Relevant & Inclusive Education: the Role of Distance Learning and Technology
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-03-31)
My topic today is ‘Moving towards relevant and inclusive education: the role of distance learning and technology’. I will first look at the context of education globally and in the Pacific region. I will then review the ...
ICT in the Caribbean: Implications for the Pacific?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-04-01)
I will share some of the Commonwealth of Learning’s work in ICT in the Caribbean, what has worked and the lessons learned and examine what implications these might have for the Pacific.
A New Paradigm for Open Universities
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-12-01)
Keynote delivered at the AAOU 29th Annual Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 1 December 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist, eLearning).
Science, Technology, Education and Learning
(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 ...
Transforming Asia through Open and Distance Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-28)
Asian Association of Open Universities, 25th Annual Conference, Penang, Malaysia, 28-30 September 2011, Keynote address: Transforming Asia through Open and Distance Learning, Sir John Daniel Commonwealth of Learning // The ...
Distance Education: Threats and Opportunities: Selected speeches and website blogs of Sir John Daniel and colleagues 2009-2010
(commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
This selection of speeches from 2009 and 2010 is entitled Distance Education: Threats and Opportunities. It also includes some entries from the blog that COL has introduced since the publication of the previous booklet. Open, ...