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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 ...
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 ...
Bridging the Technology Gap: The Case of the Missing Content
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-08-30)
In this session we bring you some perspectives on how the technology gap can be bridged to increase access, improve quality and cut the costs of education.
COL's Perspective on Open Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-08)
COL believes that knowledge is the common wealth of human kind and that all educational content developed with public funds must be made available under open licenses, so that more people are able to benefit from the initial ...
Building a Community For Developing OERs
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-11-25)
The transition to lower secondary education is now at the centre of the Education for All agenda in many countries. As more children are progressing through primary school the demand for secondary school places is growing. ...
Opening Up Education in Low-resource Settings: Uses of OER
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-07)
Video Presentation, Integration through Openness: Knowledge Communities in Research and Teaching, Presented at the Annual Conference of the German Society of Media in Science, September 7, 2011. Dresden.
Open Learning for Development: Towards Empowerment and Transformation
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-12-03)
Seventh Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, Opening Ceremony, Inaugural Keynote Address, 3 December 2013, International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria by Professor Olu Jegede, FSTAN, FAAS, Secretary to the Government ...