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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 ...
The Commonwealth of Learning: How a Small Agency Achieves Development Impact
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-10-14)
In his presentation, Sir John Daniel will discuss the value-added of ODL for development results, how COL works to empower governments, institutions and individuals to develop learning systems themselves and break the cycle ...
Inauguration Message: AAOU 2012 Annual Conference
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-10-17)
It gives me great pleasure to be at the 26th AAOU Conference on ‘Expanding the Frontiers of Knowledge through ODL in changing societies’. This theme finds resonance in the Commonwealth of Learning’s (COL) own mission of ...
Graduation Ceremony: BOCODOL
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-12-11)
It is both an honour and a privilege to speak at the Graduation Ceremony of the Botswana College of Open and Distance Learning (BOCODOL). A Graduation ceremony is a very important milestone in the journey of those of you ...
Developing a Common Wealth of Learning: Selected speeches of Sir John Daniel and colleagues
(commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2006)
Part of the mission of the Commonwealth of Learning is to show intellectual leadership in the application of technology to learning. Although electronic communication is fast becoming a vehicle of choice for the discourse ...
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-12-02)
Transcript of Welcome Message at Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning Formal Opening, 2 December 2013, International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning
Education: A New Vision
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1998-02-20)
According to an Australian development agency some 150 million young people, mainly from developing countries, will seek access to tertiary education by the year 2025. Many more wishing to upgrade their skills will strive ...
Learning: Our Common Wealth
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004-11-01)
In this lecture I shall begin by asking whether humankind shares a common universe of thought. Finding the answer in the negative, I shall reflect briefly on the evidence that Asians and Westerners think differently and ...
Addressing the Teacher Gap through Open and Distance Learning: the Work of the Commonwealth of Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-06-22)
Meeting of the International Task Force on ‘Teachers for Education for All’, UNESCO HQ, Paris, 22 June 2009, Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić (UNESCO), Abdurrahman Umar & Sir John Daniel (COL) // In its Teacher Education work COL ...
Convocation Address: Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-08-24)
Transcript of the Convocation Address at Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University, Kota, India, 24 August 2012. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning.