Tuesday, December 10, 2019

A Theory of Change for Open Education Resources (OER) in Africa

Ngugi, C. and Butcher, N. (2009) A Theory of Change for Open Education Resources (OER) OER Africa/SAIDE OER Africa, an initiative ...

The U.K. Open University in Africa

From: In Partnership, 2009 (Open University International Partnerships) The Open University currently works in two ways in Africa. First, it works across national boundaries. The...

Rural Botswana Goes Online

Nthaga, L. (2009) Rural Botswana Goes Online eLearning Africa Newsletter, May 12 Botswana has mobilised a project for the establishment of information centres equipped with...

Business Model for Successful eLearning Centres

Tounsi, M. (2009) Business Model for Successful eLearning Centres e-Learning Africa Newsportal, April 7 An interview describing the development of Gatlin International's programs in Africa,...

Distance Learning in Conflict Zones: Tales from the African Virtual University (AVU)

Traore, S. (2009) Distance Learning in Conflict Zones: Tales from the African Virtual University (AVU) e-Learning Africa Newsportal, April 7 Extract: 'In Somalia, torn apart...

Sustainable Open Source Solutions for Africa – Myth or Reality?

e-Learning Africa (2009) Sustainable Open Source Solutions for Africa – Myth or Reality? e-Learning Africa Newsportal April 7 Interesting contributions from speakers at the e-Learning...

Nigeria’s Universities Commission explores distance learning

Open University Worldwide Nigeria’s Universities Commission explores distance learning In Partnership Feb (Note: not available online) The Open University (U.K.) joined a round table...

Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education, Vol. 10, No. 1

The new issue of TOJDE  Volume: 10 Number: 1 is now available. You can visit by clicking http://tojde.anadolu.edu.tr It has a number of interesting articles,...

Power, Politics, and Higher Education in Southern Africa: International Regimes, Local Governments, and Educational...

José Cossa (2008)  Power, Politics, and Higher Education in Southern Africa: International Regimes, Local Governments, and Educational Autonomy Amherst, NY: Cambria Press

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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.