• Advocacy, Sesitization and Development of OER Policy for Provincial Education Ministries in Sri Lanka 

      Karunanayaka, Shironica P; Abeywardena, Ishan S (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11)
      With the objective of providing direction in the use of Open Educational Resources (OER) to increase access to and support quality teaching and learning in the school education system in Sri Lanka, an advocacy program was ...
    • Failure of Access: Rethinking Open Education 

      Abeywardena, Ishan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-03-28)
      Presented by Dr. Ishan Abeywardena, Adviser - Open Educational Resources, Commonwealth of Learning, at the keynote presentation for Open Education Week at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada on 28 March 2017.
    • From OER to Open Culture 

      Abeywardena, Ishan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-08-25)
      Presented by Dr. Ishan Abeywardena, Adviser - Open Educational Resources, Commonwealth of Learning, on 25 August 2016 as part of a lecture series launched by Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU), Islamabad, Pakistan, to ...
    • OER for Inclusive and Equitable Quality Education: From Commitment to Action 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya; Abeywardena, Ishan S (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-12-01)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, Dr. Sanjaya Mishra, COL, and Dr. Ishan Abeywardena, COL, at the Asia Open Educational Resources Regional Consultation, 1 December 2016, Kuala ...
    • OER for Inclusive and Equitable Quality Education: From Commitment to Action 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya; Abeywardena, Ishan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-04-03)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the Latin America and Caribbean Open Educational Resources Regional Conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil, on 3 April 2017. Co-written with Dr Sanjaya ...
    • Print2Screen Mobile App: Embedding Multimedia in Printed ODL Course Materials Using QR Codes 

      Abeywardena, Ishan S (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11)
      The world is rapidly moving towards a digital culture where teaching and learning is migrated to cyberspace from a conventional brick and mortar classroom. Given that eLearning and mobile learning are attractive propositions ...
    • Print2Screen Mobile App: Embedding Multimedia in Printed ODL Course Materials Using QR Codes 

      Abeywardena, Ishan S (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-11)
      With the rise of OER and multimedia such as YouTube videos, many academic institutions are becoming mindful of the richness they bring into the teaching and learning process. Given that multimedia resources cannot be ...