Innovation and Technology
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Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, Keynote Address, Plenary - Innovation & Technology, 5 December 2013, International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria by Professor Tim Unwin, Secretary General, Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation, UNESCO Chair, Information and Communication Technologies for Development // Despite limited digital connectivity, I just thought I would upload a short summary of my upcoming keynote at the Commonwealth of Learning’s Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum this afternoon to encourage productive debate! Its central argument is that we are not delivering as effectively as we could in using ICTs for education at all levels, because of very explicit interests that are serving to limit this effectiveness.
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Unwin, Tim (2013-11)I begin with a short overview of ten good practices that need to be in place to ensure effective use of ICTs in education: It’s the learning that matters, not the technology Teachers must be involved from the ...
Bean, Martin (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11-28)Presented by Mr Martin Bean, Vice-Chancellor and President, RMIT University, at the Eighth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, 28 November 2016, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Kumar, Lalita S; Kumar, Sanjiv; Srivathsan, K R (2013-11)Open and Distance Learning encounters various student support related issues especially when dealing with large numbers. An ICT intervention is inevitable to connect all the stakeholders and facilitate the distance learners ...
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Ghazi, Shakil A; Hafeez, Amtul; Safdar, Muhammad (2013-11)Information and communication technologies (ICTs) have revolutionized all aspects of human life on this planet and these have created unprecedented challenges and unparallel opportunities for advancement on this globe. ...