~ Innovation in Vocational and Educational Skills Training
Welcome to the INVEST Community Learning Network or CLN.
Commonwealth of Learning is working in partnership with the Commonwealth Association of Polytechnics in Africa - CAPA - to support their member institutions who are working to integrate ICT into TVET teaching and learning. This activity is called INVEST - Innovation in Vocational Education & Skills Training.
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Open Education Week
#CommonwealthDay will be celebrated on 12 March this year.
#Commonwealth's annual theme for 2018 is 'Towards a Common Future', addressing how working together we can create a more sustainable, fairer, secure and prosperous future in line with #CHOGM2018 #CommonwealthDay
COL invites proposals from educational institutions in
#Commonwealth countries to develop advanced #courses in specialised areas of #ICT, based on current market demands. Learn more: http://ow.ly/LuL130hTG0K
Last date of proposal submission is February 15 2018
The Latest issue of JL4D released. Click here to access it.
November 2017 Issue of the Connections Magazine is available here
Announcing the Creative Commons Community Activities Fund
The Creative Commons announces the Community Activities Fund, which is a mini-grant program aimed at supporting individuals and communities pursuing activities aligned with values and principles stated on the new Creative Commons Global Network Strategy.
Click here for more information about application for the funds.
We are trying to raise the profile of #flexibleTVET on Twitter. Please join me there and you are welcome to follow me @alisonmead3
Let's start tweeting about flexible TVET and tell the world what you are achieving.
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Attended an inspiring capacity building workshop on greening TVET in East, West and South Africa at the Rift Valley Technical Training institute, Eldoret, Kenya. 4th - 6th October 2017Continue
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As COL partner institutions develop flexible and blended courses, determining cost of training per trainee is imperative. What factors should be considered when determining cost per trainee?Continue