COL releases OER Course
4 October 2015
The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) announces the release of an online course on Open Educational Resources (OER). Open Educational Resources are teaching, learning and research materials that are either released with an open license or are in the ...
COL received a delegation from the Ministry of Education and Employment, Malta, during 22-23 Sep 2015. The delegates were Mr Joseph Caruana, Permanent Secretary to the Ministry and Dr Alex Grech, Senior Advisor. One of the purposes of ...
The Commonwealth of Learning is saddened to have just learned the news of Flora Isabel MacDonald’s passing in Ottawa, Canada. She was a Minister in the cabinet of Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, and had served as Special Adviser to our founding ...
Malaysia contributed US$200,000 to COL in a bid to help fellow Commonwealth countries better the quality of education and training as it shared the measures being taken to elevate the quality of national education. Photo: Malaysian Deputy ...
The Nassau Declaration
26 June 2015
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1. The 19th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (19th CCEM) was held in Nassau, the Bahamas, from 22 – 26 June 2015. The Conference was opened by the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie, Prime Minister of The Bahamas. H. E. Kamalesh Sharma, ...
COL’s technical and vocational skills development (TVSD) partners in the Pacific have been busy since the Pacific technical/vocational education and training (TVET) Forum held in Tonga, in March 2013. New flexible approaches to skills training are ...
METI works as a community development organisation through a small training team of eight qualified trainers who deliver training to the people in the villages. On this basis, they can reach only a few people. To scale up their training, METI needed ...
University of Jamaica's Faculty of Education & Liberal Studies (FELS) is a long-standing partner of Commonwealth of Learning, particularly in the area of TVSD. Recently, FELS received support with capacity building for the development of ...
COL’s technical and vocational skills development (TVSD) partners in the Pacific have been busy since the Pacific technical/vocational education and training (TVET) Forum held in Tonga, in March 2013. New flexible approaches to skills training are ...
On May 6th, 19 Pakistani Vice Chancellors, representatives of the British Council and Higher Education Commission Pakistan, concluded a ten-day study tour in Vancouver, Canada. The tour was hosted in collaboration with the Commonwealth of Learning ( ...