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  • Promoting Use and Contribution of Open Educational Resources 

    Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), 2017-01)
    Why do some teachers share their work, while others do not? What would enable teachers to share the knowledge resources developed by them to help foster knowledge societies? Sharing educational materials with an open ...
  • Aptus 

    Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2016-11-25)
    Promotional brochure explaining Aptus - a device developed by the Commonwealth of Learning to facilitate elearning in remote and disconnected areas. (Revised November 2016).
  • 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 ...
  • Regional OER Guidelines: Botswana 

    (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
    The purpose of these Guidelines are to provide direction in the use of Open Educational Resources, to increase access to and support quality teaching and learning among students and teachers in the different Regions of the ...
  • Book Review: Flexible Pedagogy, Flexible Practice (Notes From the Trenches of Distance Education) 

    Winkelmans, Tim (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
    In summary, the publication achieves the editors’ purposes. It delineates the state of flexible learning in higher education, circa 2010, within the context of available and emergent digital technologies. The contributions ...
  • Digital Learning: Reforming Teacher Education to Promote Access, Equity and Quality in Sub-Saharan Africa 

    Moon, Bob; Villet, Charmaine (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
    The purpose of this report is to provide an overview of the present and future impact of digital learning on teacher education in Sub-Saharan Africa. The focus of the report is student-teachers and teachers, and its central ...
  • Value for Money Review and Social Return on Investment Analysis 

    Du Viver, Ed (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
    Between 2012 and 2015, COL provided financial support and other inputs for a range of processes and activities that were intended to promote the establishment of new open schooling programmes in Vanuatu and Belize, amongst ...
  • Towards Inclusive Education: A Case Study of IGNOU 

    Chaudhary, S V S; Khare, Pankaj; Gupta, Sanjay; Garg, Suresh (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
    Towards the end of the Eleventh Five Year Plan (2007 -2012), India catered to about 20 per cent of the youth in the age group 17 to 24 years. However, to achieve the threshold level of about 30 per cent by 2020, and address ...
  • Book Review: Online Distance Education: Towards a Research Agenda 

    DeVries, Irwin (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
    As seen by Otto Peters in his foreword to this substantial volume, the early days of correspondence-based distance education garnered little attention from researchers. As distance education became more widely adopted and ...
  • Learning for Development from Within and Beyond the Reef: Early Implementations of Open Distance Learning and Use of Open Educational Resources (OER) for the Teaching of English in a Small Island State 

    Va'ai, Emma Kruse (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
    The following article examines the beginnings of open distance learning and use of OER by the National University of Samoa Faculty of Education to address an identified national need for more teachers and to improve their ...

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