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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 ...
The Future of (Open) Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-04-24)
In this one hour presentation, Sir John Daniel will present on the concept of open education, the persistent challenges, achievements made and implications for the future of education, particularly in the context of ...
Openness in Education: Some Reflections on MOOCs, OERs and ODL
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-14)
My topic today is ‘Openness in Education: Some Reflections on MOOCs, OERs and ODL’, and my attempt is to analyze the recent developments in the light of our lessons from the past to identify implications for the Open and ...
Open Learning for Development: Towards Empowerment and Transformation
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-12-03)
Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, Opening Ceremony, Inaugural Keynote Address, 3 December 2013, International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria by Professor Olu Jegede, FSTAN, FAAS, Secretary to the Government ...
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 ...
Invest in Clicks, not Bricks!
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-02-01)
Projections indicate that the world’s higher education system must accommodate nearly 80 million more students by 2025. To do so in conventional campuses would require the opening of three large (30,000 students) campuses ...
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 ...
Open and Distance Learning in a Changing World: Selected speeches of Sir John Daniel and colleagues (2007-2008)
(commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2009)
This booklet contains an open letter to the next US president – written before the election – and six speeches delivered in different countries at various events. In giving the selection the title Open and Distance ...
Emergence of ODL in an Era of ICT and OER
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-03-15)
Transcript from University of Swaziland, 15 March 2013 "VUSSC: Emergence of ODL in an Era of ICT and OER", by Mr. John Lesperance, Commonwealth of Learning
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 ...