• Fostering Governmental Support for Open Educational Resources Internationally: Asia-Pacific 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-04-23)
      The aim of this project is to encourage governments to promote OER and the use of open licences. We hope that this project will help both governments and practitioners in the OER movement to integrate the concept of open ...
    • Four Decades of Open and Distance Learning: Future Directions 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-09-27)
      My topic today is ‘Four Decades of Open and Distance Learning: future directions’.// In my presentation, I will first look at the context of Higher Education`, then trace the three generations of ‘open education’ and ...
    • Innovating Through Technology 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-05-20)
      Presented at the World Education Forum 2015 Incheon, Republic of Korea; May 20, 2015
    • Is Modern ICT the Answer to Extension? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-09-24)
      My topic today is: ‘Is modern ICT the answer to extension?’ which will be examined in the context of the Commonwealth of Learning’s work in Lifelong Learning for Farming. This presentation has been prepared jointly with ...
    • Learner support: reflections on paradigms, models and pedagogical approaches for 21st Century learners in Higher Education 

      Gatsha, Godson; Gruda, Michelle (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-03-27)
      Fifth lecture of the The Open University of Sri Lanka (OUSL) Distinguished Lecture Series, organized by the International Academic Relations Division (IRD) in collaboration with the Center for Educational Technology and ...
    • Learning and Technology: Emerging Trends to Democratise Education 

      Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-12)
      Prof. G. Ram Reddy Social Scientist Award Lecture 2013, 17 December 2013, Hyderabad, India by Sanjaya Mishra Director, Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia, New Delhi // The Professor G. Ram Reddy Memorial Trust ...
    • Learning, Living and Working in the 21st Century 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-05)
      I shall set the scene for this address before evoking some trends in higher education outside India and extracting some general principles from them. You know far more about the higher education scene in India than I do. ...
    • Lifelong Learning in the Commonwealth: Issues and Challenges 

      Balasubramanian, K; Lesperance, John; Mead Richardson, Alison; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-11-14)
      International Lifelong Learning Conference, “Transforming Nations through Enculturation of Lifelong Learning” Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 14-15 November 2011, Lifelong Learning in the Commonwealth: Issues and Challenges by Dr. ...
    • Looking Before and After: the Emerging World of QA 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-07)
      Asia-Pacific Quality Network (APQN) 2013 Conference and Annual General Meeting, Chinese Taipei, 7 April 2013, Looking Before and After: the emerging world of QA by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // I am ...
    • Mind to MOOC 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-10-21)
      MESSAGE Open University of China & ICDE Seminar, Beijing, China, 21 October 2013 by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // The Commonwealth of Learning is an intergovernmental organization which promotes ‘learning ...
    • MOOC for Capacity Building in Indian Agriculture 

      Balaji, Venkataraman; Sodhi, Balwinder; Prabhakar, T V (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2014-03-05)
      Presentation slides of the National Academy of Agricultural Sciences Brainstorming Session in partnership with COL, New Delhi, India, 5 March 2014. By Venkataraman Balaji, Commonwealth of Learning, co-written with Balwinder ...
    • MOOC, OER and Mass Higher Education 

      Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-05)
      MOOC, OER and Mass Higher Education, May 2013 by Venkataraman Balaji, Commonwealth of Learning, Based on a report by Professor T V Prabhakar, IIT Kanpur // A key challenge facing the policy makers in many developing countries ...
    • MOOCs: an Introduction 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balaji, Venkataraman (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-08-09)
      ‘Transforming Indian Higher Education through MOOCs’ Forum, New Delhi, India, 9 August 2013, Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar (co-written with Dr. Venkataraman Balaji), Commonwealth of Learning // It is a real pleasure ...
    • New Dynamics of Higher Education; New Dynamics of Distance Education 

      Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka; Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-21)
      Open Learning System in Global Environment, International Conference, Karnataka State Open University, 21 September 2011, Keynote Address Ms. Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić & Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // UNESCO’s ...
    • New Dynamics of Higher Education; New Dynamics of Distance Education 

      Daniel, John; Uvalić-Trumbić, Stamenka (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-02)
      Open University of Beijing, New Dynamics of Higher Education; New Dynamics of Distance Education by Sir John Daniel (President, Commonwealth of Learning) and Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić, (Chief: Higher Education – UNESCO) // ...
    • A New Paradigm for Open Universities 

      Kanwar, Asha; Mishra, Sanjaya (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-12-01)
      Keynote delivered at the AAOU 29th Annual Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 1 December 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist, eLearning).
    • Open Education Resources: Open Licenses 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-07)
      Transcript from Asia-Pacific Quality Network (APQN) 2013 Conference and Annual General Meeting, Chinese Taipei, 7 April 2013 "Open Education Resources: Open Licenses" by Professor Asha Kanwar Commonwealth of Learning
    • Open Education Resources: What are the Possibilities? 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-07)
      Transcript from Asia-Pacific Quality Network (APQN) 2013 Conference and Annual General Meeting, Chinese Taipei, 7 April 2013 "Open Education Resources: What are the Possibilities?" by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth ...
    • Open Universities: what are the dimensions of openness? 

      Daniel, John (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-22)
      Karnataka State Open University, 22 September 2011 by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Unfortunately I cannot be here for tomorrow's sessions so I have been asked to make a short intervention in this session. ...
    • Opening Up to Open Education Resources 

      Kanwar, Asha (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-02)
      Transcript from Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan, 2 April 2013 "Opening up to Open Education Resources" by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning