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Making ODL Inclusive: The Role of Technology
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-12-20)
Keynote address presented by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, at the 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology and Accessibility, 19 December 2017, Muscat, ...
Demystifying the ‘M’ Words
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-06-24)
Second International M-Libraries Conference, Vancouver, 24 June 2009, Demystifying the ‘M’ words, Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // UBC is a perfect place to hold a conference if the weather is nice. I still ...
Distance Education: Threats and Opportunities: Selected speeches and website blogs of Sir John Daniel and colleagues 2009-2010
(commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2010)
This selection of speeches from 2009 and 2010 is entitled Distance Education: Threats and Opportunities. It also includes some entries from the blog that COL has introduced since the publication of the previous booklet. Open, ...
Moving Towards Relevant & Inclusive Education: the Role of Distance Learning and Technology
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-03-31)
My topic today is ‘Moving towards relevant and inclusive education: the role of distance learning and technology’. I will first look at the context of education globally and in the Pacific region. I will then review the ...
Partnership or Paternalism
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-08-13)
There are many things about OUR century that we can be proud of. Colonialism is by and large gone and most countries are now independent; more and more people want to participate in making their communities work and the ...
Opening Remarks: Educational Technology 2000
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-08)
I believe that access is what this Conference is all about; it is certainly what the Commonwealth of Learning is all about. And the miracles of educational technology make access possible now on a scale heretofore unimagined.
Transforming Asia through Open and Distance Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-28)
Asian Association of Open Universities, 25th Annual Conference, Penang, Malaysia, 28-30 September 2011, Keynote address: Transforming Asia through Open and Distance Learning, Sir John Daniel Commonwealth of Learning // The ...
Trends & Issues in ODL
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2008-12-03)
COL works with Ministries and national institutions to establish policy and build skills in open and distance learning (ODL) and technology mediated learning. The focus was initially on radio and TV and has now moved to ...