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The Development of Virtual Education: A global perspective
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1999)
The term "virtual education" is something that is heard with increasing frequency now as the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) becomes ever more present in the conduct of open and distance education. ...
Inventory and report on teacher education materials and programmes in the Commonwealth Caribbean
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1998)
The English-speaking Caribbean countries share a common history of British colonial rule, resulting in similar educational systems with common institutions. They, with other countries, form the Caribbean Community ...
Appraisal of Distance Education at the University of the West Indies: First Impressions
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1991)
Gender Analysis of Open and Distance Learning in the Caribbean Region
(Kartini International, 2014)
This report provides an overview and analysis of the existing literature on open and distance learning (ODL) in the Caribbean from a gender perspective. It covers a wide range of themes encompassing the socio-cultural ...
Education for the Future: A Generic Version of the Report of a Caribbean Task Force on Education
(commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1995)
Through analyses undertaken by a Caricom Advisory Task Force, a far-reaching policy document was produced which outlines a coherent approach to educational development in the Caribbean region. As the document contains much ...
Higher Education through Open and Distance Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning and Routledge, 1999)
Open and distance learning has expanded dramatically in recent years across the world, across the spectrum of subject areas, and across educational levels. This book takes a detailed look at the state of the art of open ...
The Use of Distance Learning in Non-Formal Education: a report on a survey carried out for the Commonwealth of Learning by the International Extension College
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1996)
The report documents information on 73 projects, in 56 developing countries and 17 industrialised countries, and presents a number of conclusions and proposals for further action. The survey found that there is considerable ...
The use of Public Broadcasting in the Caribbean for Open/Distance Learning: Feasibility study report
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2000)
The purpose of this study was to determine the feasibility of using broadcast media for open/distance education and training to promote socio-economic development in the Caribbean Region. The study, supported by the Caribbean ...
Looking Ahead: Letters to the Next President from Higher Education's Leaders
(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: ...
Harnessing OER to Drive Systemic Educational Change in Secondary Schooling
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014)
This paper reports on two action research projects which explored the challenge of determining the conditions under which use of OER can drive a transformative educational agenda in schooling systems. At St Peter’s College ...