• Library Services to Distance Learners in the Commonwealth: A Reader 

      Watson, Elizabeth F; Jagannathan, Neela (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1997)
      While distance education is an effective and versatile means of addressing the problems of human resource development in the Commonwealth, an important concern is adequate and appropriate services to support distance ...
    • Life After Universal Primary Education: Open Schooling for Secondary and Higher Secondary Education: Costs and Effectiveness in India and Namibia 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2007)
      Summary of a Commonwealth of Learning Report prepared by Badri N Koul and Greville Rumble: Open Schooling for Secondary & Higher Secondary Education: Costs and Effectiveness in India and Namibia.
    • Life Long Learning for Farmers 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014)
      In this video, COL presents its Life Long Learning for Farmers (L3F) Programme Initiative. (Duration: 4:09) 2014.
    • Lifelong Learning & Distance Higher Education 

      McIntosh, Christopher (Commonwealth of Learning (COL)United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 2005)
      As globalisation advances, education is increasingly crossing borders - national, regional, sectoral and institutional. At the same time, educational systems are having to respond to other profound changes, such as the ...
    • Lifelong Learning for Farmers 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-06)
      The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) has developed an initiative called Lifelong Learning for Farmers (L3F). Based on the belief that learning should lead to sustainable development, it encompasses economic growth, social ...
    • Lifelong Learning for Farmers (L3F) Initiative Implemented in Kenya and Uganda: Results of a Survey 

      Atieno, Rosemary (2013-07)
      Presented at the Dissemination Workshop on Lifelong Learning for Farmers in Kenya and Uganda, at the Nairobi Safari Club, 31st July, 2013. The Commonwealth of Learning (COL), has been facilitating the implementation of ...
    • Lignes directrices pour les ressources éducatives libres (REL) dans l’enseignement supérieur 

      (Commonwealth of Learning (COL)United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 2011-11)
      Les ressources éducatives libres ( REL ) sont des matériaux utilisés pour soutenir l'éducation qui peuvent être librement accessible , réutilisée, modifiée et partagée . Ces lignes directrices décrivent les questions clés ...
    • Linked Data for Open and Distance Learning 

      d’Aquin, Mathieu (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012)
      Implementing the full vision of Open and Distance Learning (ODL) raises immense technological challenges. The goal is to move from current localised, restricted and locked proprietary content towards the open discovery, ...
    • Linked Data for Open and Distance Learning (Ed. 2) 

      d’Aquin, Mathieu (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-07)
      Implementing the full vision of Open and Distance Learning (ODL) raises immense technological challenges. The goal is to move from current localised, restricted and locked proprietary content towards the open discovery, ...
    • LMS Evaluation Tool User Guide 

      3waynet Inc (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2004)
      This Guide document is to help the user to start working with the software tool (Excel spreadsheet) for evaluating Learning Management Systems (LMS's). The guide is written for people who will be actually using the tool ...
    • Longitudinal Study of the Community Radio Awareness Programmes of CEMCA 

      Venkaiah, V (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2011)
      The journey of Community Radio (CR) service has so far completed over 40 long years throughout the world covering nations like Australia, UK, USA, Canada and other countries. But in India the expansion is of recent origin ...
    • Longitudinal study on CEMCA Facilitation of Community Radio in Bangladesh 

      Chanda, Ipshita (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2011)
      CEMCA has been playing a catalytic role in preparation of different organisations across Bangladesh for initiating and fostering the Community Radio movement in Bangladesh through training and awareness building in ...
    • Longtitudinal Study Tracing the Life Long Learning for Farmers Activities in Tamil Nadu, India 

      Thamizoli, P; Francis, Henry; Soundari, Hilaria (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2011)
      This report traces the progress and issues of the Lifelong Learning for Farmers (L3F) activities in a group of villages in Tamil Nadu, India. The study makes an attempt to address two questions: 1. Has L3F made a difference ...
    • Looking Ahead: Letters to the Next President from Higher Education's Leaders 

      Daniel, John (Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2008-09)
      Given the importance of the upcoming Presidential election, not only to the nation as a whole but to higher education, Change solicited a set of letters to the President-elect from a group of higher-education leaders: ...
    • Making Sense of MOOCs: A Guide for Policy-Makers in Developing Countries 

      Patru, Mariana; Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-06)
      The Guide is designed to raise general awareness amongst policy makers in developing countries as to how Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) might address their concerns and priorities, particularly in terms of access to ...
    • Managing for Electronic Networking 

      Haughey, Margaret (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2000)
      Post-secondary educational institutions are under increasing pressure for change. Some governments want institutions to produce increased numbers of science and technology graduates for the knowledge management economy. ...
    • Managing Student Records in Distance Education 

      Randell, Christine (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2005)
      Records can tell stories about diverse groups of students that help institutions provide a continuously improving, quality learning experience. Sophisticated databases for student record management now make it possible to ...
    • Marketing and branding of open and distance learning 

      Farrell, Glen (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012)
      Open and distance learning (ODL) has evolved over the last century, but the ways in which its benefits are marketed to students and other stakeholders have remained relatively unchanged. The benefits are still relevant but ...
    • Mass Tertiary Education in the Developing World: Distant Prospect or Distinct Possibility? 

      Daniel, John; Kanwar, Asha; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-06)
      In the coming decades the global profile of tertiary education will be transformed by the multiplication and growth of institutions in the developing world. Age participation rates in tertiary education are below 10% in ...
    • Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on MOOCs: Course Evaluation 

      Perris, Kirk (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2015)
      The MOOC on MOOCs course offered jointly by the Commonwealth of Learning (COL), the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT‐K), and the Technical Education Quality Improvement Program (TEQIP), in the fall, 2014, had ...