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Survey on Governments’ Open Educational Resources (OER) Policies
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL)United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 2012)
As part of their joint project Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally, UNESCO and the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) invited all governments to provide information about their policies ...
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 ...
The Status of ICT in Education in Saint Lucia
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-07)
This report examines the status of ICT in education in Saint Lucia. The study involved the examination of desk literature, followed by a survey of teachers, principals and students; 52 principals, 107 teachers and 15 ...
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
(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 ...
Impact of Open Textbook Adoption at Antigua State College
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-06-20)
A research report on adoption of OER at Antigua State College, Antigua and Barbuda. Indicates moderate saving for the learners and improved leanring due to use of OER.
Exploring the Business Case for Open Educational Resources
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012)
The Open Educational Resource (OER) movement, which began at the turn of the millennium, was motivated by the ideal that knowledge is the common wealth of humankind and should be freely shared. Most institutions that decided ...