• Adventures of a Former Open University Vice-Chancellor in International Development 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-12-05)
      Association of Open University Graduates, London, 5 December 2009, By Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Thank you so much for this invitation. During my time as Vice-Chancellor I very much appreciated the existence ...
    • Blending for Success in Open and Distance Education: Public/Private Partnerships; Human and Social Capital; Free and Copyrighted Content; Mixing the Media. 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-10-30)
      ASIAN ASSOCIATION OF OPEN UNIVERSITIES, Theme Empowering Asia through Partnerships in Open and Distance Education, Annual Conference 2007, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 30 - November 1, Blending for Success in Open and ...
    • Celebrating Open Universities 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-01-10)
      Vardhaman Mahaveer Kota Open University, 3rd Convocation, 10 January 2007, Celebrating Open Universities, Remarks by Sir John Daniel on the conferment of the honorary degree, Doctor of Letters honoris causa // I congratulate ...
    • Confessions of a Part-time Extramural Student 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-05-13)
      I shall simply add to your own moving accounts of your studies at Massey by sharing my own experiences as a part-time extramural student for 25 years.
    • Creating an Endowment for Humanity: The role of Universities, Mega-Universities and Hyper-Universities 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-11-30)
      Netaji Subhas Open University, Annual Foundation Day Endowment Lecture 2007, Creating an Endowment for Humanity: The role of Universities, Mega-universities and Hyper-universities, Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning ...
    • The Greening of Open Learning 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-02-10)
      Transcript of speech delivered during the Visit to the Green Campus, Netaji Subhas Open University, Kalyani, India, 10 February 2006. Presented by Sir John Daniel, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Is eLearning True to the Principles of Technology? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-10-27)
      eLearn Conference, World Conference on eLearning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare & Higher Education, Vancouver, Canada, 27 October 2009, Keynote address by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // What is technology ...
    • Open Education 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-03-12)
      The theme of my remarks will be Open Education and I want to explore with you some of the background to the use of this term and comment later on its present manifestation in the phenomenon of open educational resources.
    • Open Universities: Past, Present and Future 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-09-08)
      In this keynote address we shall try to combine some subjective recollections from our personal experience of open universities with elements of a more objective analysis. We have entitled these remarks: Open Universities: ...
    • Overcoming Inequality in an Unequal World: Developing Sustainable Partnerships in Open and Distance Learning 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-10-27)
      In this presentation, I shall first examine what we mean by partnerships, and then review some models of partnership within open universities that have evolved over the last forty years. I shall then take up three examples ...
    • Signs of the Times: Change or be Changed? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-01-03)
      Transcript of speech given at the Third Convocation of the Tamil Nadu Open University, Chennai, India, January 3, 2008. Presented by Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • What is an Open University? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-01-11)
      TAMIL NADU OPEN UNIVERSITY, Convocation 11 January 2007, Address by the Chief Guest, Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning, What is an Open University? // At the moment some 24% of the ten million Indians engaged in ...