Harvard School of Business Professor Clayton Christensen has predicted disruption in higher education in the same way that it has happened in industries. The culprit? The modern information and communication technologies. In education, it is also known as...

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As early as 2001, we boldly declared “UPOU goes online.”  The move proved to be a game changer as it did not mean simply  switching  the  course  delivery  system of  the   UPOpen University (UPOU); it meant redefining and realigning critical functions of the university that affected the way we did things and the way we viewed ourselves as an academic institution. What then is UPOU and who are we?

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We now live in the digital age. The explosion of knowledge and scholarly resources in the Internet and recent advances in information and communication technologies (ICTs) have spurred educators to develop new methodologies for teaching and learning. These innovations have been labeled as “distance education,” “open learning,” “e-learning,” “flexible learning,” “online learning,” and “blended learning.” These...

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About the resource person: Dr. Felix Librero is professor emeritus in the UP Open University. He finished his PhD in Instructional Systems Technology from Indiana University in 1981, with focus on instructional systems design, and cognate areas in journalism, telecommunications, and business administration. He has since headed units in Development Communication at UP Los Banos. […]

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NOAH UPdates Episode 04: Earthquake Preparedness hosted by PROF. MAHAR LAGMAY Director, UP NOAH Center and UP Resilience Institute MR. ELIGIO OBILLE, JR. Science Education Specialist, UP National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development (UP NISMED)

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