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The Role of Transnational, Private, and For-Profit Provision in Meeting Global Demand for Tertiary Education: Mapping, Regulation and Impact
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2004)
This is a report of a first-stage project sponsored by UNESCO and the Commonwealth of Learning to map the extent, range, and impact of transnational, private, and for-profit tertiary education provision in a sample of ...
Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth: Evaluation - Interim Report
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2008-06)
A report detailing and evaluating the Virtual University of Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) programme activities coordinated by the Commonwealth of Learning.
Distance education and open learning in Sub-Saharan Africa: A literature survey on policy and practice
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2002)
This report is a review of the literature on current developments and prospects in the field of open and distance learning in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Education is seen as a major impetus behind fundamental change ...
Producing Gender-Sensitive Materials for Open and Distance Learning
Sensitivity to someone’s gender is crucial, not only in life but also in learning. In developing countries where the opportunities for face-to-face education are often limited, open and distance learning (ODL) can provide ...
Using Telecentres in Support of Distance Education
(commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2001)
Telecentres or 'telecottages' are helping those at the margins of the knowledge economy gain and apply new understandings and skills. Telecentres may be seen as a socially responsive example of 'think global, act local.' ...
Life After Universal Primary Education: Open Schooling for Secondary and Higher Secondary Education: Costs and Effectiveness in India and Namibia
(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.
Harnessing Technology to Learning: COL and the MDGs in Africa
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2005-10)
Brochure detailing the Commonwealth of Learning’s support to the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals in Africa.
Open and Distance Learning: Applications
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2005)
COL's pan-Commonwealth Open Distance Learning Applications programme emphasises using ODL methods and information and communications technologies (ICTs) to help developing countries achieve Millennium Development Goals. ...
Commonwealth of Learning: Knowledge Management
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2005-01)
One of four brochures that outline COL’s programme activities in Knowledge Management
The Use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in Learning and Distance Education
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2000)
This report on the use of information and communications technology (ICT) for learning and distance education in Commonwealth countries has been prepared on behalf of the Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, by Intelecon ...