• Accessible OER: Where to Start? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Abeywardena, Ishan S; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-12-20)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology and Accessibility, 20 December 2017, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. ...
    • Advancing Research in Commonwealth Africa: Some Reflections 

      Kanwar, Asha; Gatsha, Godson; Lesperance, John; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2015-02-12)
      Transcript and presentation slides of a speech given at the Commonwealth Tertiary Education Facility (CTEF), Malaysia, 12 February 2015. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr. Godson ...
    • Can ODL reach the unreached? Lessons from the Commonwealth 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-07-27)
      First public lecture of the National Open University of Nigeria’s (NOUN) Distinguished Lecture Series in Abuja, Nigeria, delivered by Professor Asha Kanwar speaking about the potential of open and distance learning (ODL) ...
    • Can Open Learning Transform Society? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-12-16)
      Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University (KKHSOU), 16 December 2017, Guwahati, India. Co-written with Dr. K Balasabramanian, Vice ...
    • Case Studies on OER-based eLearning 

      Naidu, Som; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), 2014)
      Preface Case Studies: Open University of Sri Lanka Integrating OER in a Teacher Education Course by Shironica Karunanayaka Indira Gandhi National Open University OER-based Post Graduate Diploma in e-Learning by G. Mythili ...
    • Designing Online Learning 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2001)
      The Internet has simultaneously captured the imagination and interest of the world's educators. What drives this interest? Increasing demands for education, training and skills upgrading, a shift from a labour-intensive ...
    • Development of an Action Plan for the Creation of a Capacity Building Cell within the National Institute of Open Schooling, India 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
      The transformation of National Open School (NOS) to National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) in 2002 demands for new functions to be performed by NIOS in the area of training and research, apart from its academic ...
    • Educational Media in Asia 

      Reddi, Usha V; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2005)
      Commonwealth Asia has often been a test bed for experimentation in, and use of, media for education. But this is a region of extremes. At one end are the "Asian tigers" - Malaysia, Singapore and India - that have successfully ...
    • eLearning in Commonwealth Asia 2013 

      Pulist, S K (Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), 2013-11)
      A study and compilation of eLearning country profiles of Commonwealth Asian countries. eLearning programmes are largely offered in blended mode, and completely online programmes are not many. The study is expected to provide ...
    • eLearning in the Commonwealth Asia 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (2013-11)
      The panel discussion will highlight the eLearning trends in the Commonwealth Asia by sharing the results of an eight country survey conducted recently by the Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), the ...
    • Guide to Developing Open Textbooks 

      Moore, Andrew; Butcher, Neil (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-09)
      This how to guide has been developed to assist teachers, teaching support personnel and educational technology administrators to: understand the value of open education, OER and open textbooks for teaching and learning; ...
    • ICT Leadership in Higher Education Selected Readings 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), 2014)
      Integrating Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in education is highly challenging, especially in the higher education sector. While there are several factors for successful integration of ICTs in teaching ...
    • The impact of OER and MOOCs on ODL: an international perspective 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-10-10)
      Keynote Address at the 2015 International Distance Education Development Forum, Peking University, Beijing, China, 10 October 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education ...
    • The impact of OER and MOOCs on ODL: an international perspective 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-10-10)
      Presented at the Centre for Research in Distance Education, Beijing Normal University, China, 10 October 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist – eLearning).
    • Innovations in Community Radio: With Special Reference to India 

      Dutta, Ankuran (Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), 2014)
      Community radio has emerged as an effective medium to give voice to the voiceless at the grassroots level in India. India’s Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has simplified the process for obtaining a license, ...
    • Key Issues in Technology-Enabled Learning: Policy Considerations 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-03-19)
      Presented by Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist: eLearning, Commonwealth of Learning, at the Workshop on Policy Development for Technology-Enabled Learning, 19 March 2018, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.
    • Keynote Address: Indian Higher Education: Role of Library Professionals 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-03-24)
      Presented by Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist: eLearning, Commonwealth of Learning, at the National Seminar on "Recent Trends and Practices in Librarianship," 24 March 2018, Sambalpur University, Burla, India.
    • 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).