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Education in Knowledge Societies
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2000-08)
I feel privileged to be associated with your Jubilee Conference and to share with you a few thoughts on the delivery of education in the context of a knowledge society.
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 ...
Opening Ceremony Address: Second Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2002-07-29)
Transcript of Opening Ceremony Address for the Second Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning, ("Transforming Education for Development"), Durban, South Africa, 29 July 2002. Presented by Gajaraj Dhanarajan (Professor ...
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 ...
Combating Poverty through Adult Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2001-03-05)
Combating Poverty through Adult Education Silver Jubilee Celebration Institute of Distance and Continuing Education University of Guyana Inauguration of the Dennis Irvine Lecture Series First Lecture by Professor Gajaraj ...
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 ...
Notes for The Royal Commonwealth Society (Vancouver Island Branch) Dinner Meeting
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-09-18)
To keep you informed is not only a privilege but an obligation which I am pleased to meet This occasion also enables me to pay public tribute to the people and the Government of this Province for being host to The Commonwealth ...
Delivery of Training Programmes: Changing Design
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1998-03-25)
With a few exceptions, education, as it is currently practised, has undergone little change from the traditions of some nine centuries ago. Yet, there is a strong body of evidence and advocacy that is emerging, and which ...
Student Learning and Support on a Virtual Campus
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-10-02)
As you and I consider what it is we must do to support learners of the virtual universities in the future, it may not be out of place to review our current position, in terms of educational opportunities and needs, from ...
Setting Up Open Universities
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996-04-21)
During the next forty minutes or so that we have, I will divide my presentation into three parts: // 1. I will briefly reiterate some points to those you may have already heard about in terms of key planning and implementation ...