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ePortfolios - Overview - ePortfolios with GoogleApps

ePortfolios - Overview - ePortfolios with GoogleApps
What is an ePortfolio? An ePortfolio (electronic portfolio) is an electronic collection of evidence that shows your learning journey over time. Portfolios can relate to specific academic fields or your lifelong learning. Evidence may include writing samples, photos, videos, research projects, observations by mentors and peers, and/or reflective thinking. The key aspect of an eportfolio is your reflection on the evidence, such as why it was chosen and what you learned from the process of developing your eportfolio. (Adapted from Philippa Butler’s “Review of the Literature on Portfolios and Eportfolios” (2006), page 2.) An ePortfolio is not a specific software package, but more a combination of process (a series of activities) and product (the end result of the ePortfolio process). The real value of an e-portfolio is in the reflection and learning that is documented therein, not just the collection of work. " The e-portfolio is the central .and common point for the student experience.

Scooch Over LMS, E-portfolio Wants a Seat at the Table Do you want to give your students a digital footprint? Even if your school is not already practicing e-learning or blended learning, you can still accomplish that with an e-portfolio. If you’re already using a Learning Management System (LMS), you might already have an e-portfolio available that can showcase authentic work. What exactly is an e-portfolio? “A portfolio is a purposeful collection of student work that exhibits the student’s efforts, progress, and achievements in one or more areas. The better e-portfolios should allow for three different stages of collections: Student collection of artifacts. Fields like the arts and design have led the way on e-portfolios (please take note, STEM). Let’s face it, the “Sage on a Stage” who gives two Scantron tests in a semester is not producing students who can show true mastery. So why an e-portfolio and not just a portfolio? Best Features for Students E-portfolios allow not only feedback from instructors but from peers, too.

5 Good Options for Creating Digital Portfolios Over the course of the school year our students create some fantastic digital products. Building a digital portfolio is a great way for students to look back at everything they've done and organize it into a cohesive package. The following five tools are good services for creating digital portfolios. Silk is a free service for creating webpages organized around a theme or topic. Silk is intended to be a place where you can share collections of materials as well as write text directly into your webpages. Your Silk dashboard provides a place to organize your materials into collections and subcollections. Dropr is a free service for creating portfolios of your images, videos, and audio files. Google Sites can be used by students to create digital portfolios featuring their best works and accomplishments. Weebly can be a great digital portfolio platform for your students. Getting Started with eduClipper Presentation Portfolios from AdamBellow on Vimeo.

50 paginas web con navegacion poco convencional | Photoshop y Tutoriales Una pagina web debe ser llamativa, con un diseño creativo pero sobre todo navegable y usable, pero el concepto de usable puede entenderse e interpretarse muy abstractamente por algunos diseñadores web quiénes diseñan páginas web poco tradicionales y con un sistema de navegación que aparentemente rompe con todo lo que sabemos sobre usabilidad web. Hay que ver cada uno de estas páginas web para darse cuenta del inmenso trabajo que es desarrollar una pagina web con tal nivel de aparente sencillez (hablando de la navegabilidad). Pero más allá de eso, estas páginas web sirven para inspiración. Extraido de 1stwebdesigner

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