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Distance Education Leaders in Latin America and the Caribbean
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-04)
Distance higher education has only relatively recently been established in some Latin American and Caribbean countries, as part of wider higher education reforms. It has steadily boosted enrollment since the 1970s but ...
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 ...
Implementing a Blended/Online Learning Policy on a Face-to-Face Campus: Perspectives of Administrators and Implications for Change
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-07)
Many universities are currently exploring the factors that impact implementation of blended learning policies and institutions. In the Caribbean this is particularly important as financial support by governments in the ...
Persons with Disabilities in Trinidad and Tobago: A Situational Analysis
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-06)
This situational analysis was carried out to inform the work of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) to develop new blended skills training opportunities for PWDs with partners National Center for Persons with Disability and ...
Enhancing ICT Adoption and Use Through Change Leadership: Technology Stewardship Training for Caribbean Agricultural Communities of Practice
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-12)
Beginning in 2012, the University of Alberta in partnership with others has been undertaking participatory action research in Sri Lanka and, since 2017, in the Caribbean to foster inclusive innovation through a Joint ...
Video Message for the 47th National Student Commonwealth Forum 2019
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-04-27)
Video opening address by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the 47th National Student Commonwealth Forum, Ottawa, Canada, 27 April – 3 May, 2019.
President's Message for International Women's Day 2019
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-03-08)
A message from Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, on International Women’s Day, 8 March 2019.
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 ...
MOOC: Introduction to Technology-Enabled Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-06)
Teachers who want to learn more about teaching with technology will find this Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Introduction to Technology-Enabled Learning (TEL), informative and engaging. Using up-to-date learning ...
Blended Learning Practice
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-08)
The Blended Learning Practice massive open online course (MOOC) is an introduction to blending technology and distance education teaching strategies with traditional, in-person classroom activities. Blended learning is ...