Educational Technology in Higher Education
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Pairing E-Portfolios With Badges To Document Informal Learning -- Campus Technology

Pairing E-Portfolios With Badges To Document Informal Learning -- Campus Technology | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
In order to support the recognition of co-curricular and integrative learning, the University of Notre Dame came up with a campuswide strategy to integrate digital badges in students' e-portfolios.
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A story about the failure of institutional eportfolios

A story about the failure of institutional eportfolios | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
In which I relate a personal story about how the one eportfolio I was required as a student to make on an institutional eportfolio system has now disappeared for good (to me) with no communication ...
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Shona Leitch's curator insight, April 13, 2014 6:58 PM

A common concern of most staff and students....what about the future of my portfolio?

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12 Important Tends in the ePortfolio Industry


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How To Use Google Drive and Evernote To Create Digital Portfolios

How To Use Google Drive and Evernote To Create Digital Portfolios | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
As iPads proliferate in schools around the world, and students as well as teachers create more and more content, questions about what to do with all of those learning objects have arisen.
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AAEEBL's curator insight, January 20, 2013 9:40 PM

Evernote is more awesome than I imagined, but can it serve as an eportfolio?  What's your definition of "eportfolio"?  How do you see an eportfolio taking shape in Evernote? (JWB)

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12 Important Trends in the ePortfolio Industry for Education and for Learning

12 Important Trends in the ePortfolio Industry for Education and for Learning | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

In the last three months, I talked with a large majority of global ePortfolio industry leaders. I was surprised at how much the industry had changed and how large the scale of implementation is compared to a year ago.

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Why am I a ePortfolio skeptic?

Why am I a ePortfolio skeptic? | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Update: It’s not just eportfolios 16 September, 2012 – for some reason today has seen a fair bit of interest in this post from over 3 years ago. I though I’d take the opportunity ...
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5 video case studies of e-portfolio implementation + an implementation toolkit

5 video case studies of e-portfolio implementation + an implementation toolkit | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

JISC has created a site with videos from five UK universities and colleges that document their experience in implementing e-portfolios across a relatively wide range of subject areas.

In addition, this site also provides an e-portfolio implementation tool kit, based on the experiences of its case study contributors: 12 UK, 4 Australian and 3 New Zealand partner institutions together with one professional organisation. The kit contains the following:

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How Open Badges scaffold a better learning design and improve ePortfolio management

How Open Badges scaffold a better learning design and improve ePortfolio management | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Presentation by Dominique-Alain Jan on How Open Badges scaffold a better learning design and improve ePortfolio management at Mahara Hui on 9 April 2015.

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The Web Is Your MOOC, and Portfolios To The Rescue | FunnyMonkey

The Web Is Your MOOC, and Portfolios To The Rescue | FunnyMonkey | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
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Confounding redundancy: LMS, Social Networks & E-portfolio Systems ...

This is the presentation that Jon Dron and I did in Vancouver for the Canadian Moodlemoot. We looked at the redundancy between three big institutional e-learnin

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Interesting model.

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Nigel Robertson 's curator insight, February 14, 2013 5:05 AM
Good compare & contrast of LMS, eportfolio and social networks
Katrina Way's curator insight, February 19, 2013 9:58 PM

Simple explanation!

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The Taming of the MOOC--With ePortfolio Evidence -- Campus Technology

The Taming of the MOOC--With ePortfolio Evidence -- Campus Technology | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
How ePortfolios can help "tame" the flood of openness and educational opportunity arising with MOOCs and other new modalities.
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Google Sites - ePortfolios with GoogleApps

A website to support the use of GoogleApps to construct ePortfolios in both K-12 schools and in higher education...

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E-portfolios, Sakai, and ‘new paradigms’

E-portfolios, Sakai, and ‘new paradigms’ | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

In this article, Batson argues that Sakai’s OAE (Open Academic Environment – formerly Sakai 3) reflects a new paradigm of online learning, moving from an instructor-led to a learner-led environment based around its e-portfolio capability.

However, surely this will depend on how instructors choose to use it? A true learner-focused environment is likely to include more than one proprietary set of tools. See ‘Designing online learning for the 21st century‘ for an alternative view.

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Onsite and Online learning: A Meaningful Distinction Any Longer?

Onsite and Online learning: A Meaningful Distinction Any Longer? | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Several years ago, it became clear that eportfolios were going to have a lasting impact in higher education.  At that time, WCET conducted (now dated) research on the emerging eportfolio products....
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