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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 ...
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 ...
Evaluation of RADA Text Messages on Agricultural Disaster Risk Management (ADRM)
(Youth Crime Watch/Office of Social Entrepreneurship, University of the West Indies, Jamaica, 2012-12)
The Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) is implementing a project in L3F funded by COL. One activity of the project is the use of text messages to advise farmers across Jamaica on steps to avoid or minimize the ...
Value for Money Review and Social Return on Investment Analysis
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
Between 2012 and 2015, COL provided financial support and other inputs for a range of processes and activities that were intended to promote the establishment of new open schooling programmes in Vanuatu and Belize, amongst ...
Field Trials of Aptus Prototype: An overview of results from 15 countries
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-07)
Aptus is a server with its own WiFi router. It can be deployed in areas with no access to grid electricity or data connectivity, and the users (with Tablets, smart phones or Laptops) can access several thousand Open ...
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.
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 ...