Links of Interest

Professional Development Associations/Networks


Office of Learning Technologies – (HRDC) Human Resources and Social Development Canada:

Ontario Council for University Lifelong Learning (OCULL):

The Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE):


American Society of Training & Development:

Online Learning Consortium:

Community Development Society:

Learning Resources Network (LERN):

USA University Professional & Continuing Education Association:

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Distance & Continuing Education

Association for Continuing Higher Education (ACHE)


The Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE):

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Newsletters, Reports & Journals

Journal of Professional, Continuing, and Online Education (JPCOE)

Canadian Journal of Learning Technologies

Harvard Business Review:

International Journal of Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning (IJCELL)

The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning (IRRODL)

International Journal of E-Learning & Distance Education

Stats Canada

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Corporate Universities/Human & Intellectual Capital

Corporate University Exchange Inc:

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Programs in Adult and Continuing Education

Dalhousie University:
Ontario Institute for Studies in Education:
St. Francis Xavier University:
Diploma in Adult Education
Masters in Adult Education

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National & International Educational Issues

Council of Ministers of Education:

21st Century Learning Initiative:

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Communities of Practice

CAUCE is committed to fostering the formation and growth of Communities of Practice among members. If you are interested in collaborating with colleagues to establish a Community of Practice in a specific field, here are some useful references:

CAUCE directory of members showing interest areas (for members only; login required).

Communities of Practice summary handout distributed at the 2016 CAUCE conference.

An article by Etienne Wenger that provides a brief introduction to the subject.

A quick start-up guide, also by Etienne Wenger.

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Communication/Collaboration Tools

Blackboard Collaborate – Blackboard Collaborate delivers open, education-focused collaboration solutions that enhance learning, reduce costs, and improve outcomes.

Moodle – Moodle is a Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It is a Free web application that educators can use to create effective online learning sites.


Smarttech – provider of interactive whiteboards.


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