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Open Educational Resources for Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-11-06)
Transcript from a Public Lecture at Krishna University, India, 6 November 2014. By Sanjaya Mishra, Ph.D., Director, CEMCA, Commonwealth of Learning.
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 ...
Emerging Developments in ICT Based Learning: The Implications for Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-12-19)
My topic today is ‘Emerging Developments in ICT Based Learning: the implications for higher education’. I will first look at three emerging developments, namely the phenomenal rise of online learning; the OER movement and ...
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 ...
Quality vs Quantity: Can Technology Help?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-10-16)
Opening Keynote, 25th ICDE World Conference, Tianjin, China, October 16, 2013 by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // The three key words in my presentation are Quantity, Quality and Technology. After a brief ...
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 ...