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eLearning: Open or Closed?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-02)
Hamdan Bin Mohammed eUniversity, Dubai – Annual Congress 2011, Theme: Being at the Leading Edge – How to give the Quest for Excellence a New Meaning, Keynote address: eLearning: Open or Closed? Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth ...
eLearning and Free Open Source Software: the Key to Global Mass Higher Education?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-01-04)
As you can see, this paper is a product of collaboration between COL and UNESCO and each of the authors brings a different perspective to the subject of this address, which is eLearning and Free Open Source Software: The ...
eLearning: a Cottage Industry for the 21st Century?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-03-25)
What is technology and what are its strengths? We shall define technology in a people-centred way and recall Adam’s Smith’s analysis of technology in terms of division of labour, specialisation, economies of scale and ...
Drivers for Change in Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-12-11)
Video presentation delivered at the ICT Leadership in Higher Education Workshop (11–12 December 2014) held in Dhaka, Bangladesh by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Vice President, Commonwealth of Learning. The presentation focuses on the ...
How Can Learning Contribute to Development?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-02-27)
University of Guyana, The Dennis Irvine Lecture, 27 February 2007, How Can Learning Contribute to Development? Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Six years ago, when my predecessor and friend Professor Raj ...
Exploring the Role of ICTs in Addressing Educational Needs: Identifying the Myths and the Miracles
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-08-23)
Our title is Exploring the role of ICTs in addressing educational needs: identifying the myths and the miracles. Persistent myths have lessened the impact of ICTs on education. Fortunately they are balanced by miracles of ...
Expanding Higher Education for the 21st Century: How Can We Expand Open Learning?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-10-12)
I shall begin with the need to expand higher education. This is well-trodden ground so I shall be brief. After that I shall look at two trends that are contributing to the expansion of higher education and open learning ...
ICT in the Caribbean: Implications for the Pacific?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-04-01)
I will share some of the Commonwealth of Learning’s work in ICT in the Caribbean, what has worked and the lessons learned and examine what implications these might have for the Pacific.
How Technology Developments are Driving Change in Higher Education
(Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2014-10-23)
Transcript and presentation slides from a speech given at the University of the Fraser Valley, 23 October 2014. Presented by Mr. Vis Naidoo, Vice President, Commonwealth of Learning.
Is eLearning True to the Principles of Technology?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-10-27)
eLearn Conference, World Conference on eLearning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare & Higher Education, Vancouver, Canada, 27 October 2009, Keynote address by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // What is technology ...