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Open Schools have the Potential to Provide Equitable Access to Appropriate Learning and Life Skills Programmes
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012-02-17)
Open Schools have the Potential to Provide Equitable Access to Appropriate Learning and Life Skills Programmes: A video presented at the Integration of Academic Courses with Vocational Education in Secondary Schools, ...
Management Education for the Contemporary Professional
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012-04-07)
Presented at the CEMBA CEMPA Alumni Sri Lanka Inaugural AGM & International Conference: Open Education & Contemporary Professional (7 April 2012), Open University Sri Lanka by Professor Madhulika Kaushik, Education Specialist ...
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 ...
Learning for Open Innovation
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012-09-07)
Video speech/presentation given at the 7th EFQUEL Innovation Forum held in Granada (7 September 2012) by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. Resource contains link to video and PDF document transcript. Duration: 8:54
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Openness in Education: Some Reflections on MOOCs, OERs and ODL
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-14)
My topic today is ‘Openness in Education: Some Reflections on MOOCs, OERs and ODL’, and my attempt is to analyze the recent developments in the light of our lessons from the past to identify implications for the Open and ...
Innovation in Vocational Education & Skills Training: Investing in Youth and the Informal Sector
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-27)
The informal sector of the economy is becoming increasingly important for youth employment and national development throughout the continent. This paper argues that the vast majority of African youth are locked out of a ...
Democratising Higher Education through Open Education Resources: From Commitment to Action
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-12-13)
I will first look at the context of higher education and some of the initiatives that have been taken to democratise education. I will then bring you some examples of how OER are being harnessed to increase access, improve ...