• Bridging the Last Mile 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-06-04)
      Commonwealth of Learning, Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth, Third Course Development Boot Camp, Port of Spain, Trinidad, 4 June 2007, Bridging the Last Mile, Opening Remarks, Sir John Daniel // This ...
    • Building Bridges between Educators in Small and Island States 

      West, Paul; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-11-12)
      Building Bridges between Educators in Small and Island States, Commonwealth of Learning, Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth, Fourth International Training and Course Development Workshop, Apia, Samoa, ...
    • COL in the Commonwealth: How Technology Can Help You in an Economic Downturn 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-06-18)
      17th Conference of Commonwealth Ministers of Education, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 18 June 2009, PRESENTATION TO MINISTERS, COL in the Commonwealth: How technology can help you in an economic downturn, Sir John Daniel & ...
    • COL in the Commonwealth: the Revolution of Educational Technology 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-06-15)
      17th Conference of Commonwealth Ministers of Education, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 15 June 2009 PRESENTATION TO SENIOR OFFICIALS, COL in the Commonwealth: The Revolution of Educational Technology, Sir John Daniel & Professor ...
    • Combating Degree Mills 

      Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-01-26)
      Council for Higher Education Accreditation, Annual Conference and International Seminar, Washington, D.C. – January 26-29, 2009, Combating Degree Mills, Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić (UNESCO), John Daniel (Commonwealth of Learning ...
    • The Commonwealth of Learning Review and Improvement Model (COL-RIM) 

      Clarke-Okah, Willie; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-05-06)
      I am grateful to INQAAHE for giving me 15 minutes in this session to talk about the Review and Improvement Model (RIM) to quality assurance that we have developed at the Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Creativity in Advancing Distance Learning: Models and Technologies 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; West, Paul; Balasubramanian, K; Lesperance, John; Sreedher, Ramamurthy (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-11-23)
      Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Port of Spain, Trinidad, 23-29 November 2009, People’s Forum, Theme: Creativity and Innovation // Today’s theme is Creativity and Innovation. This is a particularly appropriate ...
    • Distance Education: Threats and Opportunities: Selected speeches and website blogs of Sir John Daniel and colleagues 2009-2010 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; Kanwar, Asha; West, Paul; Balasubramanian, K; Lesperance, John; Ramamurthy, Sreedhar (commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
      This selection of speeches from 2009 and 2010 is entitled Distance Education: Threats and Opportunities. It also includes some entries from the blog that COL has introduced since the publication of the previous booklet. Open, ...
    • Education for All: Technology is the Answer – What was the Question? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-05-30)
      Royal Commonwealth Society, Ottawa, 30 May 2009, Education for All: Technology is the Answer – What was the Question? Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // What does it do? COL is the only intergovernmental body in ...
    • The First Meeting of the Management Committee of the Transnational Qualifications Framework 

      Daniel, John; West, Paul; Isaacs, Samuel (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-10-06)
      Transcript of Opening Presentation at the first meeting of the Management Committee of the Transnational Qualifications Framework held in Singapore from 6 to 10 October 2008. Opening Presentation by Sir John Daniel and ...
    • Learning for Development: The Work of the Commonwealth of Learning 

      Daniel, John; Menon, Mohan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-01-31)
      The World Bank, Washington, DC, USA, 31 January 2007, Presentation to World Bank Staff, Learning for Development: The Work of the Commonwealth of Learning, Sir John Daniel & Professor Mohan Menon, Commonwealth of Learning ...
    • Lessons from VUSSC: the Making of a "Virtual University" 

      West, Paul; Roberts, Kris (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-12-08)
      UNDESA Virtual Learning Project, Jamaica, December 8 - 12, 2009, Lessons from VUSSC, The Making of a “Virtual University” Written By Paul West and Kris Roberts, Commonwealth of Learning // 1. What is VUSSC // The Virtual ...
    • Opening Presentation - Open Schooling Workshop 

      West, Paul (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-03-02)
      Opening Presentation, At the Open Schooling Workshop, Held in The Seychelles, 2 March 2009 By Paul West // Twenty five teams in six countries are collaborating to create course materials for grades 10,11 and 12. These ...
    • Technology for Collective Action: the Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth 

      Lesperance, John; West, Paul; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-07-03)
      Tertiary education in small states: Planning in the context of globalization, An IIEP Policy Forum, Paris, 3 July 2009, Theme: Organizational models for tertiary education in small states, Technology for Collective Action: ...
    • Towards New Agendas and Models in Higher Education 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-09-24)
      My title is Towards New Agendas and Models in Higher Education. My aim is to explore in simple terms why we need new models and what they might be.// My remarks will be in three parts: first, why do we need new models for ...
    • A Transnational Qualifications Framework for the Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth 

      West, Paul; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-09-21)
      Training Workshop on Development of National Qualifications/Quality Assurance Frameworks for SADC countries, Zanzibar, 21-22 September, 2007, A Transnational Qualifications Framework for the Virtual University for Small ...
    • The Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth: a Collaborative Effort of the Small States 

      Lesperance, John; West, Paul; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-10-21)
      Observatory for Borderless Higher Education, 2009 Global Forum, ‘Global Connections- Local Impacts: Best Practices, Model and Policies for Cross-Border Higher education’, 21-24 October 2009, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, by John ...
    • The Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth: Making Dreams Come True 

      Lesperance, John; West, Paul; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-11-23)
      Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC), Seventh International Training and Course Development Workshop, Apia, Samoa, 23 November 2009, John Lesperance, Paul West and John Daniel, Commonwealth of ...
    • The Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) and its Transnational Qualifications Framework (TQF) 

      West, Paul; Daniel, John; Lesperance, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-04-07)
      Presented by Paul West at the 3rd Quality Congress, Dubai, Middle East, 7 April 2009. // Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for taking time to listen to this presentation about the 32 small states of the Commonwealth. My ...
    • Virtual University of Small States of the Commonwealth: Launch of the Transnational Qualifications Framework 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-05-03)
      On behalf of the Commonwealth of Learning it is a pleasure to welcome you to this dinner to launch the Transnational Qualifications Framework that has been developed for the Virtual University of Small States of the ...