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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 ...
New Dynamics of Higher Education; New Dynamics of Distance Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-21)
Open Learning System in Global Environment, International Conference, Karnataka State Open University, 21 September 2011, Keynote Address Ms. Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić & Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // UNESCO’s ...
National Qualifications Framework in South Africa: A Critical Review
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-10-29)
Transcript and presentation slides of a Public Lecture at the University of Hong Kong School of Professional and Continuing Education, (HKU SPACE), 29 October 2014. Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar and co-written with ...
Universities in an Era of Open Education
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-06-19)
Transcript and presentation slides from Keynote Address, 2nd International Conference on Open and Distance e-Learning, Manila, Philippines, 19 June 2014, Universities in an Era of Open Education, by Professor Asha Kanwar, ...
Open Educational Resources for Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-11-06)
Transcript from a Public Lecture at Krishna University, India, 6 November 2014. By Sanjaya Mishra, Ph.D., Director, CEMCA, Commonwealth of Learning.
Agricultural Higher Education in the 21st Century: Non-traditional educational models
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-06-16)
Speech delivered by Professor Asha Kanwar at 'Agricultural Higher Education in the 21st Century: A global challenge in knowledge transfer to meet world demands for food security and sustainability'. Zaragoza, Spain June 2015.
Trends in Quality Assurance
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-03-11)
Quality in education is a growing concern across the Commonwealth where governments have made impressive gains in increasing access to education at all levels. However, increased access has not necessarily led to improved ...
Innovation, Research and Practice: the State of (eLearning) Reasearch in Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-08-28)
Presented at the International Conference on Educational Research, 28 August 2013, Organized by the Educational Research Network of the Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Mexico by Dr. Mark Bullen, Commonwealth of Learning ...
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 ...
Emerging Developments in ICT Based Learning: The Implications for Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-12-19)
My topic today is ‘Emerging Developments in ICT Based Learning: the implications for higher education’. I will first look at three emerging developments, namely the phenomenal rise of online learning; the OER movement and ...