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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 ...
A Prospective Vision for Universities: The Role of the Technology Transfer Units and Distance Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL)Universidad Tecnica Particular De Loja, 2008)
Universities, as institutions, were born in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries out of the spirit of monastic study and cathedral schools and their linkage to social society. Notable and relevant elements of the times ...
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: ...
Challenges and Opportunities for use of Social Media in Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-03)
Likely the most significant and life changing technologies of the 21st Century is the adoption of social media as major components of commercial, entertainment and educational activities. In this article, I overview the ...