• Learning and Technology: Emerging Trends to Democratise Education 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-12)
      Prof. G. Ram Reddy Social Scientist Award Lecture 2013, 17 December 2013, Hyderabad, India by Sanjaya Mishra Director, Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia, New Delhi // The Professor G. Ram Reddy Memorial Trust ...
    • Mobile Technologies in Open Schools 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009)
      Preface (extract)- This book is encouraging evidence that the open schooling community is planning proactively for its future. Mobile technology — particularly mobile phones — will one day be part of the furniture of open ...
    • A New Paradigm for Open Universities 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-12-01)
      Keynote delivered at the AAOU 29th Annual Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 1 December 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist, eLearning).
    • OER 2012: Paris and After 

      Kanwar, Asha; Cheng, Ricky; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2015-03-23)
      Transcript and presentation slides from the inaugural address, CEMBA/MPA Meeting of Partners organised in collaboration with the Open University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka, 23 March 2015. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, ...
    • Open Educational Resources for Higher Education 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-11-06)
      Transcript from a Public Lecture at Krishna University, India, 6 November 2014. By Sanjaya Mishra, Ph.D., Director, CEMCA, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Open Educational Resources in the Commonwealth 2016 

      Phalachandra, Bhandigadi; Abeywardena, Ishan S (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
      This study was conducted as part of the OER for Skills Development project of COL, supported by The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. The objective of the study was to collect baseline data from Commonwealth institutions ...
    • Open Educational Resources: Policy, Costs and Transformation 

      Miao, Fengchun; Mishra, Sanjaya; McGreal, Rory (Commonwealth of Learning (COL);United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 2016-04)
      Open Educational Resources (OER) — teaching, learning and research materials that their owners make free for others to use, revise and share — offer a powerful means of expanding the reach and effectiveness of worldwide ...
    • Openness in Education: Some Reflections on MOOCs, OERs and ODL 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-14)
      My topic today is ‘Openness in Education: Some Reflections on MOOCs, OERs and ODL’, and my attempt is to analyze the recent developments in the light of our lessons from the past to identify implications for the Open and ...
    • Openness to me is all about 3Fs 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-03-08)
      Video presentation delivered during Open Education Week, March 7-11, 2016 by Dr. Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist - eLearning, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • Promoting Digital Education Leadership for Lifelong Learning 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-09-14)
      Presented by Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist: eLearning, Commonwealth of Learning, at the eLearning Korea 2018: International Conference, COEX Convention Centre, Seoul, Republic of South Korea, 14 September 2018.
    • Quality Assurance for Open Educational Resources: What’s the difference? (Pre-print) 

      Mishra, Sanjaya; Kanwar, Asha (2015-06)
      The emergence of Open Educational Resources (OERs) movement has been adopted by the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) as one of the ways to promote access to quality educational materials in the developing countries of the ...
    • Quality Assurance in Higher Education: An Introduction 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (National Assessment and Accreditation Council, India;Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007)
      Quality Assurance in the education sector is one of the major initiatives of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) in its Three-Year Plan for 2006-09. To achieve the outcome of enhanced quality at all levels of education, COL ...
    • Research Trends in Educational Technology: Some Observations 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-03-16)
      Lecture delivered by Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist: eLearning, Commonwealth of Learning, at the SNDT Women's University, Mumbai, India, on 16 March 2018.
    • Smart OER: Bridges for Sustainable Education 

      Kanwar, Asha; Abeywardena, Ishan S; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-03-11)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at Innovation Arabia 11, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11 March 2018. Co-written with Dr Ishan Abeywardena, Adviser: Open Educational Resources, ...
    • Technology Innovations in Teaching and Learning 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-11-07)
      Presentation slides from a speech given at a UGC sponsored Seminar on Innovations in Higher Education, Parvathaneni Brahmayya Siddhartha College of Arts & Science, India, 7 November 2014. Presented by Dr. Sanjaya Mishra, ...
    • Trends in Open, Distance and eLearning 2013 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-07-23)
      Slides of "Trends in Open, Distance and eLearning 2013," Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University India, Foundation Day, 23 July 2013, by Sanjaya Mishra, Director Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia, New Delhi
    • Understanding Open Educational Resources 

      Butcher, Neil; Moore, Andrew (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-08)
      The fact that you are reading this lesson suggests that you have heard of open educational resources (OER). Currently, there is a lot of buzz about OER. Some see them as totally revolutionising how we bring learning ...
    • What Ails Indian Distance Education Research? 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-02-20)
      Keynote Presentation: Sub-Theme 3: Research In Open and Flexible Distance Learning, SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai, India, India-Canada International Conference on Open and Flexible Distance Learning, 20 - 22 February ...
    • Widening Access to Education in the Commonwealth: what have we learned? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Gatsha, Godson; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-09-18)
      Keynote address presented at the Distance Education Association of Southern Africa (DEASA) Conference on 18 September 2015 held at the Institute of Distance Education, University of Swaziland by Professor Asha Kanwar, ...