Category: eportfolio

3 Tips to Take ePortfolios to the Next Level

January 23, 2017 0

If we expect ePortfolios to be effective tools for measuring learning… If we expect ePortfolios to enhance (or replace) a single numerical grade on a report card as a means of monitoring progress… …then we must continue to research, iterate, and implement them with students. Here are 3 tips to take ePortfolios to the next…

By Chip Houston

Students Share Eportfolio Feedback

November 14, 2015 0

Students Share Eportfolio Feedback 5 Middle School students took advantage of an offer to spend time working with me to ‘crack the code’ on making eportfolios more engaging for students. We met last week for an initial ‘discovery’ conversation. Students freely shared their likes and dislikes. Some snippets are captured in the videos below. Also,…

By Chip Houston

Overcoming Obstacles to ePortfolios

November 5, 2015 1

Overcoming Obstacles to ePortfolios This morning’s faculty meeting saw teachers paired up with Middle School Digital Media students. Our goal was learn from students and ‘crack the code’ on how to use eportfolios more effectively. We followed up on last week’s meeting (vertical process standards/formative assessment/eportfolio demo) and last week’s conference mentor discussions (how students…

By Chip Houston