COL has been working with Kaimosi Friends University College (KAFUCO) to implement technology-enabled learning (TEL) with the goal of building teacher capacity in blended learning. A three-day workshop on blended course design, which was organised ...
Jacklyn Burns is an educator with a 20+ year professional track record as well as a two-term member of the Belmopan City Council, Belize. This single mother of two with an insatiable passion for learning has always wanted to achieve a Master’s ...
Nigeria recently piloted the Open Schooling programme to address the needs of out-of-school children in six northern states. A collaboration between COL and the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), the programme was initiated at a five-day ...
COL’s Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) is providing support to Caribbean nations to build capacity and expertise in open and distance learning (ODL). A series of recent meetings with key stakeholders in The Bahamas, ...
Mr Christopher Joseph Kiiza has a family of four and farms five acres of mixed crops in northern Tanzania. Agriculture is essential for food security of his family; it is also an income generating activity. However, like most farmers in various ...
Ancilla Yendi is Executive Manager, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E), at the Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (DHERST) in Papua New Guinea (PNG). She works for a new project management unit, which has been tasked ...
COL has been supporting the Centre for International Education and Development (CINED) of Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM), Bangladesh to implement the Commonwealth Digital Education Leadership Training in Action (C-DELTA). A recent training of ...
One of the challenges faced by institutions like the National Teachers Institute (NTI) in Kaduna, Nigeria, is the constraint in supporting the expanding number of distance learners, many of whom are practicing teachers in primary and secondary ...
Taking forward the success of the popular massive open online course (MOOC) on Introduction to Technology-Enabled Learning (TEL), COL and Athabasca University (AU) have developed a new MOOC on Blended Learning Practice. The four-week ...
The eldest of five siblings, Bravin Mugangasia had to leave rural Kenya for Nairobi in search of a better life. His big break came when he was introduced to COL’s Skills Online programme – a collaboration between COL, its partners in four countries ...