• eLearning in Open Learning: Sacred Cow, Trojan Horse, Scapegoat or Easter Bunny? 

      Daniel, John; West, Paul; Mackintosh, Wayne (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-12-10)
      Thank you for inviting me to make a short contribution to this 16 th CCEM Stakeholders Conference and the theme of Learning Support, Materials and Technology. // I have prepared these remarks with my colleagues Paul West ...
    • eLearning on the Far Side of the Digital Divide 

      Daniel, John; Mackintosh, Wayne (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-07-10)
      Your theme at this conference is Open and Distance Learning for Sustainable Development. This time we have taken the title eLearning on the Far Side of the Digital Divide.// Our plan is to explore briefly the notion of ...
    • Exploring the Role of ICTs in Addressing Educational Needs: Identifying the Myths and the Miracles 

      Daniel, John; West, Paul; Mackintosh, Wayne (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-08-23)
      Our title is Exploring the role of ICTs in addressing educational needs: identifying the myths and the miracles. Persistent myths have lessened the impact of ICTs on education. Fortunately they are balanced by miracles of ...
    • Learning for Development: Selected speeches of Sir John Daniel and colleagues September 2006 - February 2007 

      Daniel, John; West, Paul; Mackintosh, Wayne (commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007)
      This collection is entitled Learning for Development because that is the focus of COL’s work. In abstract terms we follow Amartya Sen’s definition of development as freedom whilst our operational framework for development ...
    • Report on the Assessment and Accreditation of Learners using OER 

      Conrad, Dianne; Mackintosh, Wayne; McGreal, Rory; Murphy, Angela; Witthaus, Gabi (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2013)
      This report shares the findings and lessons learned from an investigation into the economics of disaggregated models for assessing and accrediting informal learners, with particular attention to the OER University (OERu) ...
    • UNESCO/Commonwealth of Learning Chairs in OER 

      McGreal, Rory; Mackintosh, Wayne (2013-11)
      There are now two UNESCO/COL Chairs in OER, one in Canada at Athabasca University (Rory McGreal) and the other in New Zealand at Otago Polytechnic (Wayne Mackintosh). They are working with the UNESCO Chair in OER at the ...