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The Role and Opportunities for Distance Education using Telecommunications and ICT in the Caribbean
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1998-09-25)
In my reincarnation as a promoter of the use of appropriate technologies in education, I am discovering that it is possible to become even more enthusiastic. Especially when one appreciates the limitless possibilities ...
Distance Education and Open Learning in Africa: What Works or Does Not Work
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1998-05)
This brief paper attempts to summarise the main lessons learnt in the process of establishing open learning and distance education systems in Africa. It focuses on what has or has not worked well, and proposes some measures ...
Open Learning: The Distance Ahead
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-10-14)
I consider it a great honour and a special treat to be here on the same platform with young Michael to share a few thoughts on Development and Distance Education in an increasingly interdependent and badly bruised world ...
Distance Education: Status and Issues
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-10-21)
The development of open and distance learning during the last 25 years has been described as a response to increased needs and demands on the educational sector by population growth and economic and societal necessities.
Convergence of Distance and Conventional Education: International Perspectives
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1997-09-23)
Convergence of distance and conventional education: international perspectives by Professor Gajaraj Dhanarajan, President, The Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver to the Cambridge International Conference on Open and ...
International and Inter-Institutional Collaboration in Distance Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1998-04-20)
I will share with you, a few specific challenges that confront educational planners, policy makers and practitioners as they aspire to move away from high cost, elite, institution-centred provision to where the focus is ...
Distance Education And The New Technologies
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-08-25)
I have this challenge to describe to you in ten minutes the world of distance education - an educational sector that is probably the fastest growing in the world, has some 867 institutions, uses, both experimentally or ...
Distance Education: Crossing the Distance in the Commonwealth
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-05-22)
The Commonwealth of nations is home to 1.2 billion people; one out of four human beings on earth lives in one of the 53 Commonwealth countries. Almost half these nations are small with populations under a million while ...
A Time for Vision
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1997-11-12)
A Time for Vision by Lewis Perinbam, O.C., LL.D. Senior Advisor, External Relations The Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver to the World Conference on "Education India: the Next Millennium" New Delhi, India, 12 November ...
Global Trends in Distance Learning: A Broad Overview
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-02-11)
It gives me enormous pleasure to attend this meeting today and share with you some thoughts on the environment, issues, challenges, opportunities and practise of higher distance and open education around us. I do not wish ...