Can Technology Solve the Problems of Higher Education?
This paper presents a brief case for use of technology in higher education and shares some of the COL experiences that shows its focus on (i) policy, (ii) capacity, and (iii) appropriate technology. Integrating these three dimensions helps universities to leverage the power of technology to increase access, improve quality and sustainability. // This paper is from the May 2018 edition of IAU Horizons.
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