Sunday, July 12, 2020

Online enrolments after Covid-19: a prediction, part 1

GastaGoesGlobal I really enjoyed participating in Tom Farrelly's 'GastaGoesGlobal' yesterday. This was an online multi-person presentation in the Irish 'Gasta' style, where every presenter had...

Online learning responsible for 10% of the UK economy – it is claimed

Glover, B. et al. (2020) The Learning Curve: How the UK is Harnessing the Potential of Online Learning London UK: Demos UK What is 'Demos...

Update on the 2018 national survey of online learning

The return of questionnaires for the 2018 national survey of online learning and distance education in Canadian universities and colleges is now closed. The...

Distance education in Mongolia

  Ulaanbaatar, 2004 © Tony Bates 2011   During July and August, 2004, the World Bank, in cooperation with Mongolia's Ministry of Science, Technology,...

Distance education in Cuba

While on holiday in Cuba in March, 2009, I was invited in a very roundabout way to meet with the Distance Education department of...

Distance Education in Afghanistan

Kuchi family near Bamian © Tony Bates, 2010 My experience in Afghanistan I worked on a UNESCO project for four months in Afghanistan...

A personal view of e-learning in Saudi Arabia

A mosque in Arar, Northern Saudi Arabia. Arar is on the route for pilgrims from Iraq and Iran for the Haj in Mecca. The purpose...

South Africa

White rhinos in Pilanesburg Introduction At the invitation of the University of Pretoria (UofP) and Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), I spent two weeks in...

About Tony Bates

Dr. Tony Bates is the author of eleven books in the field of online learning and distance education. He has provided consulting services specializing in training in the planning and management of online learning and distance education, working with over 40 organizations in 25 countries. Tony is a Research Associate with Contact North | Contact Nord, Ontario’s Distance Education & Training Network.