Help establish a global understanding of national open educational resource (OER) development by participating in the OER Stakeholder Survey no later than 15 June 2017. The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) is conducting the survey as part... Read More
The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) Education Specialist: Technical and Vocational Skills and Development (TVSD), Dr Alison Mead Richardson, met with Trinidad and Tobago’s Minister of Education, The Honourable Anthony Garcia, on 2 May 2017 to discuss... Read More
The Report on the Latin America and Caribbean Regional Consultation on Open Educational Resources highlights “a renewed commitment by the participants to develop policies around Open Educational Resources with the help of COL and UNESCO”. The... Read More
The Commonwealth of Learning’s Vice President, Dr K Balasubramanian, and Adviser: Open Educational Resources, Dr Ishan Abeywardena, spoke on the role of open educational resources (OER) for equity at The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation’s Annual... Read More
The Matelot Innovative Community Open School (MICOS), an open school in Trinidad and Tobago that targets young people and adults who have dropped out of school, celebrated its first graduating class on 6 April 2017. The Commonwealth of Learning (COL... Read More
The Institutional Scorecard for Gender Mainstreaming is a new tool from the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) that aims to help institutions devise measures to ensure that both women/girls and men/boys can influence, participate and benefit from... Read More
The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) is working with the Belize Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports and Culture to expand open schooling in the country. The COL Senior Advisor – Open Schooling, Dr Johan Hendrikz, met with officials to discuss the... Read More
The Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Australian Skills Development Pvt. Ltd. (ASD Education) and Odisha Rural Development Marketing Society (ORMAS) to provide international... Read More
More than 60 participants from 18 countries gathered for the Open Educational Resources (OER) Regional Consultation for Latin America and the Caribbean in São Paulo, Brazil, from 3 to 4 April 2017 to discuss the role of OER in ensuring... Read More
The women-run Theni District Farmers Goat Producer Company, in Southeast India, has received an equity grant of Rs. 9.97 lakh (approx. 15,000 USD) from the Small Farmers Agribusiness Consortium, a society sponsored by India’s Department of... Read More