• Assessing Freshman ICT Literacy- A Case Study of UPNG Open College 

      Erapae, Tuai (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-09)
    • Assessment of pre-service teachers’ information and communication technology literacy and use of open educational resources 

      Okonkwo, C A; Ikpe, Adakole (2013-11)
      The practice of education is changing globally in response to education for all (EFA) and the millennium development goals (MDG). Open educational resources (OER) offer viable opportunity as a tool to enable realistic ...
    • Basic Computer Literacy for Sierra Leone Police Officers 

      Thoronka, Kaprie; Sesay, Alpha B; Sesay, Abu B; Thoronka, Kevin W; Jawara, Fatmata H (2013-11)
      This project highlights training of Sierra Leone Police Officers in Makeni City, Sierra Leone. // Information communication and technologies in Sierra Leone is at 99% poor and it is accessible. The use of computers and ...
    • Book Review: Assignments as Controversies: Digital Literacy and Writing in Classroom Practice by Ibrar Bhatt 

      Passos, Rosario (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-03)
      Assignments as controversies tells a multifaceted story about academic assignments and how they are completed in the classroom. It looks at the complex task of assignment writing from a perspective of the different ...
    • C-DELTA Course Platform 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018)
      Commonwealth Digital Education Leadership Training in Action (C-DELTA) is a long-term programme of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) to promote digital education environments in Commonwealth nations. This learning platform ...
    • Change, Discontinuity and Re-architecture at an ODL Mega-university 

      Baijnath, N (2013-11)
      The University of South Africa [UNISA], which celebrates its 140 years of existence this year is in the throes of deep transformation. Institutional transformation takes place within the context of ambitious plans to widen ...
    • Commonwealth Computer Navigator's Certificate 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2009)
      COL launched this programme to widen access to information and communications technologies (ICTs) skills training using free software. Sir John Daniel, President of COL, announced the initiation of the Commonwealth Computer ...
    • Commonwealth Digital Education Leadership Training in Action 

      McGill, Lou; Meadon, Liana; Moore, Derek; Gunness, Sandhya; Rampersad, Rubina; Brown, Cheryl; Pancham, Kershan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-10)
      The Commonwealth Digital Education Leadership Training in Action (C-DELTA) is a programme of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) that intends to promote digital education in the Commonwealth nations. In order to develop ...
    • Commonwealth Digital Education Leadership Training in Action (C-DELTA) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-08)
      Commonwealth Digital Education Leadership Training in Action (C-DELTA) is a long-term programme of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) to promote digital education environments in Commonwealth nations. It works with ...
    • Commonwealth Digital Education Leadership Training in Action: An Evaluation 

      Brown, Cheryl (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-12)
      The aim of C-DELTA was to develop participants’ digital literacy, knowledge of digital education and ability to lead and implement digital education initiatives in their various contexts. To achieve this, and its overall ...
    • Curriculum for Digital Education Leadership: A Concept Paper 

      Brown, Cheryl; Czerniewicz, Laura; Huang, Cheng-Wen; Mayisela, Tabisa (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
      The Commonwealth Digital Education Leadership Training in Action (C-DELTA) is a long-term programme of COL to promote a digital education environment in Commonwealth Member Nations. This concept paper proposes a holistic ...
    • Deconstructing the Digital Natives Discourse 

      Bullen, Mark (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-07)
      In this video, Dr. Mark Bullen looks at the Digital Natives discourse, the idea that young people are fundamentally different than previous generations because of their exposure to digital technology. He suggests we should ...
    • Developing Technological Skills through Computer Science Programme at Bangladesh Open University 

      Rashid, Mohammad M (2013-11)
      Skilled manpower plays a key role in all sectors of the economy. Computers are being widely used in our daily life. Moreover applications of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) are making rapid strides in ...
    • Digital Health Literacy in Commonwealth Pacific Nations 

      Sauni, Pale; Terry, Neal (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-09)
      The Commonwealth of Learning engaged the Open Polytechnic of New Zealand to conduct a research study on current initiatives in digital health literacy in the community health sector. The study focused primarily on the ...
    • 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
    • Future directions for digital literacy development of Indian educators 

      Chattopadhyay, Kalyan (2010-11)
      The development and diffusion of digital technologies are bringing in significant changes in literacy practices (Warschauer, 2009). The changes are occurring in the way we access, understand, and use information in reading, ...
    • The Future of Learning 

      Mitra, Sugata (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-09-11)
      A keynote speech delivered by Professor Sugata Mitra, Professor Emeritus, Newcastle University, at the ninth Pan-Commonwealth Forum (PCF9).
    • Implementing a Practice-Based Approach to Digital Literacy at a South African University 

      Mayisela, Tabisa; Hodgkinson-Williams, Cheryl; Brown, Cheryl (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-09)
      This paper contributes to the conceptualisation of digital literacy as a social practice, which is informed by the New Literacies Studies’ theoretical approach. The ideological approach adopted in this paper holds that ...
    • In-service Teachers’ Perceptions about the Impact of the Computer Literacy Skills Course in Primary Schools in Botswana 

      Kamau, Judith W (2010-11)
      In 1999, the diploma in primary education in-service programme was initiated to upgrade academic and professional qualifications of primary school teachers who hold the Primary Teachers’ Certificate. The main delivery mode ...
    • Introduction to Computers 

      Powley, Roger; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-11)
      The Introduction to Computers course will prepare future entrepreneurs to operate computer hardware and software applications. Participants will gain an understanding of computer hardware, operating systems, office ...