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Promoting Respect and Understanding: the Work of the Commonwealth of Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-06-14)
17th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers, Kuala Lumpur – June 14-19, 2009, Ministers’ Plenary Session, Promoting Respect and Understanding: The Work of the Commonwealth of Learning by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth ...
Can the Ugly Duckling of ODL be Transformed into a Swan? The MOOC Effect
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-10-04)
Public Lecture, University of South Africa (Unisa), Johannesburg, South Africa, 4 October 2013 by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // Or more pertinently for us,‘Can the ugly duckling of ODL be transformed ...
Summary of the 6 Regional Policy Forums
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-06-20)
We shall now try to give you the flavour of the discussions at the Regional Forums taking it in turns to describe each one. We held regional forums in Barbados for the Anglophone Caribbean, Pretoria for Africa, Rio de ...
Life After the World OER Congress?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-06-22)
As we come to the close of the 2012 World OER Congress, the next question is: where do we go from here? The adoption of the Paris Declaration is an important outcome of this Congress as Member States move from action to ...
Open Education Resources: Innovation for Development
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-07-13)
International Perspectives on Technology-Enhanced Learning, University of British Columbia, Faculty of Education, Vancouver, Canada, 13 July 2013, Presented by Dr. K. Balasubramanian, Jointly authored by Professor Asha ...
Message to the National Teachers' Institute (NTI)
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-10)
It gives me great pleasure to send a message on the occasion of the 2nd National Teachers’ Institute (NTI) Summit and Graduation Ceremony. The NTI is the only dedicated single-mode teacher training institute in the ...
Access and Success in Learning: Your Conclusions
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-28)
In the next few minutes I shall share impressions of the conference. I have called this short intervention Access & Success in Learning: Your Conclusions. I say ‘your conclusions’ because although I have not spoken to all ...
Preventing Child Early and Forced Marriage
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-11-24)
Presented at CHOGM Malta 2015 at the Commonwealth Women’s Forum on 24 November 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Ms Frances Ferreira, Education Specialist).
The Future of (Open) Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-04-24)
In this one hour presentation, Sir John Daniel will present on the concept of open education, the persistent challenges, achievements made and implications for the future of education, particularly in the context of ...
Revamping Teacher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-25)
I am very grateful to Sir John Daniel and the Commonwealth of Learning for inviting me to talk to you about ‘Revamping Teacher Education’, one of the themes that we are considering at this conference.