Saturday, January 18, 2020

10 more universities join the African Virtual University

eLearning Africa (2009) African Virtual University Launches Ten-Country Distance Learning Facility eLearning Africa News Portal, December 21 From the report: The African Virtual University (AVU) in...

Tunisian e-learning

For those interested in North African and Arab e-learning, e-Taalim is a useful site (in English)

e-Agriculture in Kenya

macherukaruku (2009) Electronic Agriculture in Kenya’s Arid and Semi–Arid Lands (ASAL) Schools Africa Rural Connect Sustainable Environment and Agriculture Network (Seanet) International is a Kenyan...

Recurring Issues Encountered by Distance Educators in Developing and Emerging Nations

Wright, C., Dhanarajan, G. and Reju, S. (2009) Recurring Issues Encountered by Distance Educators in Developing and Emerging Nations IRRODL, Vol. 10, No. 1 I...

eLearning Africa conference, 2010

The Winter Olympics in Vancouver, the World Cup in South Africa - and e-Learning Africa in Lusaka! 2010 is shaping up to be an...

Informal mobile learning for banana farmers in Africa

Arnquist, S. (2009) In rural Africa, a fertile market for mobile phones New York Times, October 5 An article showing how mobile phones are being...

Integrating e-learning in African universities

Last week I participated in a three day workshop in Bonn, Germany, for senior African higher education leaders on Integrating e-Learning: Key Challenge for...

Distance education in Africa: new edition of IRRODL

IRRODL (2009) Trends and issues in open and distance learning in Africa, Vol. 10, No. 4 Just as I am about to leave for a...

An Evaluation of the Open Education Resources for the Open Schools’ Project

Hellman, L. (2009) An Evaluation of the Open Education Resources for the Open Schools' Project SAIDE Newsletter, Vol. 15. No. 3 SAIDE is currently conducting...

Mobile technology for e-learning in Africa

Barlow-Zambodla, A. (2009) Commonwealth of Learning Mobile Technology Research SAIDE Newsletter, Vol. 15, No. 2 In a previous issue iof the SAIDE newsletter, Alice Barlow-Zambodla...

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.