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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 ...
Democratising Higher Education through OER - What are the Possibilities?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-06-07)
International Conference on Science and Technology for Economic Diversification, Trinidad & Tobago, 7 June 2013, Democratising Higher Education through OER: What are the Possibilities? by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth ...
Trends and New Developments in Open Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-08-06)
Lecture, Open University of Tanzania, 6 August 2013, Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // It is a pleasure and an honour to be at the Open University of Tanzania, which has always been a valued ...
Three Generations of Open Education: Future Implications
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-12-08)
My topic today is Three Generations of Open Education: Future Implications’. I have prepared these remarks with my colleague Dr Balaji and we will try to put Open Education Resources or OER in a historical context.
Les Ressources Educatives Libres et l'Amélioration de la Qualité de l’Enseignement Supérieur
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-10-04)
Je commencerais nos travaux en rappelant quelques-unes des conclusions de la Conférence mondiale, dont j’étais la secrétaire exécutive tout en suggérant comment les REL pourraient nous aider à prendre en compte certaines ...
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. ...
Setting the Scene: Open Educational Resources and the Open Content Movement
(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 ...
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 ...
The Impact of New Business Models for Higher Education on Student Financing
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-08-08)
Financing Higher Education in Developing Countries Think Tank, Bellagio Conference Centre 8-12 August 2011 The Impact of New Business Models for Higher Education on Student Financing by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of ...