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    • Access and Success: Distance Learning at Massey University and its Impact on New Zealand Society 

      Maharey, Steve (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-25)
      I was delighted to receive and accept the invitation from Sir John Daniel on behalf of the Commonwealth of Learning to speak at the Sixth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning about distance learning at Massey University ...
    • Analysing the development of institutional policies for sustainability and quality of OERs with a focus on the Australian context 

      Bossu, Carina (2010-11)
      Stimulated by funding from benefactors such as the Hewlett Foundation and UNESCO, the OER movement has been growing rapidly since 2001, providing educational content freely to institutions and learners across the world ...
    • Australia 2012-2015: Country Report 

      Commonwealth of Learning (2015-06)
      Summarises COL’s activities and captures what was achieved during 2012-2015 in Australia. This country report is an excerpt from the volume "COL in the Commonwealth 2012-2015: Country Reports". http://hdl.handle.net/11599/874
    • A Baseline Study on Technology-Enabled Learning in the Commonwealth Pacific Island Countries: Report 

      Vaa, Leatuaolevao R (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-11)
      This report presents an overview of the developments related to technology-enabled learning in the nine Commonwealth countries of the Pacific as in June 2015. The author provides in-depth analyses of specific country ...
    • Book Review: Skills Development for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth in Developing Asia-Pacific 

      George, Nancy (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016)
      This publication is a collection of articles compiled from papers presented at a forum convened by the Asia Development Bank in Manila in December 2011. The forum brought together a diverse group of international experts, ...
    • Building Bridges between Educators in Small and Island States 

      West, Paul; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-11-12)
      Building Bridges between Educators in Small and Island States, Commonwealth of Learning, Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth, Fourth International Training and Course Development Workshop, Apia, Samoa, ...
    • Building Capacity in Open and Distance Learning 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004-10-12)
      Open and Distance Learning for Development is what I am going to speak about this morning.
    • Celebrating Open Schooling 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-06-20)
      Video introduction, Conference of the Papua New Guinea Association for Distance Education (PNGADE), Divine Word University, Madang, Papua New Guinea, 20 June 2011, Celebrating Open Schooling, Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth ...
    • Certificate in Community Development 

      Driu, Aminiasi (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-08)
      The University of the South Pacific (USP) has made the materials for three courses in the Certificate in Community Development (Level 3) programme available as open education resources (OER). This course is articulated ...
    • Changing Expectations of Global Education: Charting a New Course 

      Dhanarajan, Gajaraj (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2001-09-25)
      Changing Expectations of Global Education: Charting a new course Keynote presentation at the: 15th annual IDP Education Australia conference University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 25 - 28 September 2001 by: ...
    • COL in the Pacific - Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-04-02)
      COL in the Pacific - Promoting Learning for Development presented at the Forum Education Ministers’ Meeting in the Cook Islands on 2 April 2014 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning.
    • COL in the Pacific: Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-05-26)
      Video presentation at the PACFOLD Advisory Group Meeting (26 – 27 May 2014) held in Fiji, by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 13:12 // Resource contains link to video as well as documents of the ...
    • COL in the Pacific: Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2015-03-30)
      Transcript and presentation slides of a presentation given at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia, 30 March 2015. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO.
    • COL Review of Flexible Learning at the University of the South Pacific 

      (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-11)
      The University of the South Pacific (USP) requested the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) to lead an international panel to review the efficiency and effectiveness of its flexible learning (FL) education programmes. The ...
    • COL's Perspective on Open Education 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-08)
      COL believes that knowledge is the common wealth of human kind and that all educational content developed with public funds must be made available under open licenses, so that more people are able to benefit from the initial ...
    • A community for learning and teaching, research and Innovation in Distance Education 

      Tynan, Belinda (2010-11)
      The DE Hub: Innovation in Distance Education project was established as a central research institute to develop, facilitate and disseminate information on best practices in distance education for the Australian higher ...
    • Community Radio is the Answer: What is the Question? 

      Daniel, John; Pringle, Ian (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-02-20)
      Community radio is important because it is both a mass medium and a local medium. So our title today is Community Radio is the Answer: What is the Question? // Let us give two examples of the question.
    • Computers for Secondary Schoolchildren: A Busted Flush? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-09-20)
      Vendor hype says that computers can transform secondary education. If true, this would be a blessing for the 400 million children in developing countries aged between 12 and 17 who are not in school. But evidence from ...
    • Confessions of a Part-time Extramural Student 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-05-13)
      I shall simply add to your own moving accounts of your studies at Massey by sharing my own experiences as a part-time extramural student for 25 years.
    • Connecting Australia and the Asia Pacific: Promoting Learning for Development 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-05-13)
      University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia, 13 May 2013, Connecting Australia and the Asia Pacific: Promoting Learning for Development, Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning // I ...