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Creating a Global ODL Community for Sharing Open Educational Resources (OER)
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-21)
Open Learning System in Global Environment, International Conference Karnataka State Open University, 21 September 2011 by Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić & Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // It is a great pleasure to ...
Open Universities: what are the dimensions of openness?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-22)
Karnataka State Open University, 22 September 2011 by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Unfortunately I cannot be here for tomorrow's sessions so I have been asked to make a short intervention in this session. ...
Democratising Higher Education through Open Education Resources: From Commitment to Action
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-12-13)
I will first look at the context of higher education and some of the initiatives that have been taken to democratise education. I will then bring you some examples of how OER are being harnessed to increase access, improve ...
Ten Years of OER: Enlarging the Circle?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-09-20)
My topic is ‘Ten Years of OER: enlarging the cirle?’. // I shall first speak of some of the major developments in the last ten years, look at the lessons learned and will finally raise the question of how the circle may ...
Learning, Living and Working in the 21st Century
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-05)
I shall set the scene for this address before evoking some trends in higher education outside India and extracting some general principles from them. You know far more about the higher education scene in India than I do. ...
ICTs in Higher Education: Who Stands to Gain?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-05-18)
My topic today is ‘Towards Sustainable OERs: a perspective from the global south’. I have prepared this presentation jointly with my colleagues Dr. Balasubramanian and Dr. Abdurrahman.
MOOC, OER and Mass Higher Education
(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 ...
Creating an Endowment for Humanity: The role of Universities, Mega-Universities and Hyper-Universities
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-11-30)
Netaji Subhas Open University, Annual Foundation Day Endowment Lecture 2007, Creating an Endowment for Humanity: The role of Universities, Mega-universities and Hyper-universities, Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning ...
Signs of the Times: Change or be changed?
(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 ...
Three Generations of Open Education: Future Implications
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-02-24)
Inaugural Address, Institute of ODL, University of Mumbai, 24 February 2011, Three Generations of Open Education: Future Implications, Prepared by Prof. Asha Kanwar and Dr. Venkataraman Balaji, Commonwealth of Learning ...