• Adding Global Value 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-11-28)
      Presented at CHOGM Malta 2015 at the Foreign Ministers’ Roundtable on 28 November 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO.
    • Can Mobiles support Learning for Development? A Gendered Perspective 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-07)
      Transcript of opening remarks for Mobiles for Development (M4D) Workshop, National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM), 7 March 2012, Pune, India. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Can OER Transform Education? A Developing World Perspective 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-11-21)
      Video presentation given at the 2011 conference on Open Educational Resources in Iceland (21 November 2011) by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. // OER penetration in the developing world has been slower ...
    • Celebrating Open Schooling 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-06-20)
      Video introduction, Conference of the Papua New Guinea Association for Distance Education (PNGADE), Divine Word University, Madang, Papua New Guinea, 20 June 2011, Celebrating Open Schooling, Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth ...
    • Collaborating across borders 

      Lesperance, John; Perryman, Leigh-Anne (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-04-21)
      This presentation discusses Open Educational Resources (OER) use and open educational practices within the Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth. Presented at the Open Education Global 2015 Conference in ...
    • Collaboration for the Common Good 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-10-31)
      Launch of the UNESCO ICT Competency Framework for Teachers (ICT CFT) (Partnership: UNESCO/COL Joint Work Plan), UNESCO 36th General Conference, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France, Monday 31 October 2011, Collaboration for ...
    • Collaborative Leadership and Irrational Exuberance 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-02)
      Hamdan Bin Mohammed eUniversity – Annual Congress 2011, Theme: Being at the Leading Edge – How to give the Quest for Excellence a New Meaning, Virtual Executives Club Dinner, Theme: “Collaborative Leadership”, the Recovery ...
    • The Commonwealth of Learning Review and Improvement Model 

      Kaushik, Madhulika; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-03-02)
      Asia-Pacific Quality Network Annual Conference, Quality Assurance in Higher Education: Expectations and Achievements, Bangalore, India, 2- 4 March 2011, The Commonwealth of Learning, Review and Improvement Model by Dr. ...
    • Constructing the Framework for Financing Tertiary Education 

      Naidoo, Vis (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-05-22)
      Caribbean Development Bank, 43rd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors, Panel Discussion - Financing Tertiary Education, St. Lucia, 22 May 2013, Constructing the Framework for Financing Tertiary Education by Mr. Vis ...
    • Creating a Global ODL Community for Sharing Open Educational Resources (OER) 

      Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; Daniel, John (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 ...
    • Crisis in ODL: What is the Response? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-02-23)
      Symbiosis International Conference on ODL, Pune, India, Crisis in ODL: what is the response? 23 February, 2011, Presented by Prof. Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // I represent the Commonwealth of Learning and bring ...
    • DELIVERING APTUS - OER IN OFF-GRID, OFF-LINE SITUATIONS: REACHING THE UNREACHED 

      Balaji, Venkataraman; Cheng, Ricky; Gruda, Michelle (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-02-24)
      Presented at Mobile Learning Week 2015, UNESCO (24 February 2015) held in Paris, France by Dr. Venkataraman Balaji (co-written with Mr. Ricky Cheng and Ms. Michelle Gruda), Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Democratising Higher Education through OER - What are the Possibilities? 

      Kanwar, Asha (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 ...
    • Democratising Higher Education through Open Education Resources: From Commitment to Action 

      Kanwar, Asha (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 ...
    • Developments in Distance and Online Learning: Can They Address Development Challenges? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-03-10)
      My topic today is ‘Developments in Distance Education and elearning: can they address emerging challenges?’, which I have prepared jointly with my colleague Dr K Balasubramanian. I will first look at the context of higher ...
    • Digital Learners and the Implications for Open, Flexible and Distance Learning 

      Bullen, Mark (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-02-21)
      SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai, India, India-Canada International Conference on Open and Flexible Distance Learning, 20 - 22 February 2013 by Dr. Mark Bullen, Education Specialist - eLearning, Commonwealth of Learning
    • The Dynamics of Changing Societies and the Dynamic Role of ODL in Creating the Future 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-10-17)
      My topic today is ‘The Dynamics of Changing Societies & the Future role of Open and Distance Learning (ODL)’.// In my presentation, I will first look at the dynamics of changing societies then trace the three generations ...
    • Education for Democracy 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-05-28)
      Forty years ago, after having the revelation of a revolution in higher education during an internship at the infant UK Open University, Sir John Daniel made opening up education the theme of his career. He has nurtured ...
    • eLearning: Open or Closed? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-02)
      Hamdan Bin Mohammed eUniversity, Dubai – Annual Congress 2011, Theme: Being at the Leading Edge – How to give the Quest for Excellence a New Meaning, Keynote address: eLearning: Open or Closed? Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth ...
    • Embedding Open Educational Resources in Educational Practice 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-11-01)
      Sir John Daniel's presentation at the launch of the UNESCO/Commonwealth of Learning OER Policy Guidelines at the UNESCO 36th General Conference, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France, Tuesday 1 November, 2011. Resource contains ...