May 30, 2017
What is in an ePortfolio? premium
The use of ePortfolios in the education setting has risen significantly in the last few years. As a way to showcase skills, competencies, and completed work, ePortfolios offer a deeper look into an individual’s education and work history than a traditional resume ever could. The electronic format of an ePorfolio not only makes it simple […]
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May 24, 2017
How Assessment Helps Create Better Student ePortfolios premium
The popularity of ePortfolios has been steadily increasing over the years. Currently, they are being used in more than half of U.S. colleges and universities. Even high schools are beginning to see their value of being able to enhance student learning. But while most view ePortfolios as a tool to showcase the story of an […]
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May 23, 2017
Digital Badging: 11 Thought-Leaders to Follow on Twitter premium
It can be difficult to keep up to date with all the innovative technology coming out in the education field. Badging – also known as digital credentials – is a new way for educators and employers to acknowledge an achievement that’s smaller than a degree, but still significant. As learning becomes increasingly integrated with technology, […]
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May 23, 2017
5 Steps for Creating a Digital Badging Program (Infographic) premium
Digital badges are fast becoming a foundational piece of the new wave of highlighting the unique education students receive.
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May 18, 2017
What is a Digital Badge? premium
Showcasing students’ skills and achievements by way of resume line items and transcripts no longer serves as powerful a purpose as it once did. Instead, many colleges and universities have gone the way of ePortfolios to help students create a digital history and presentation of their accomplishments, both inside the classroom and elsewhere. While ePortfolios […]
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May 17, 2017
5 Ways to Streamline Assessment Using ePortfolios premium
ePortfolios offer a cool way for students to capture and showcase their work, and Portfolium provides millions of students with free, unlimited, lifetime storage of work samples. Did you know ePortfolios can also make assessment faster and more effective for faculty while also giving them the ability to archive artifacts? Consider applying some of these […]
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May 17, 2017
The Truth About New Grads and Unemployment premium
Every year, right about this time, stories start flooding websites and articles start appearing in newspapers spouting off about how bleak the employment future looks for young college grads. Once again schools find themselves defending to the public that a college education is still worth the price. The question everyone should be asking is whether […]
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May 16, 2017
6 Tips for Switching ePortfolio Platforms premium
Over the last few years, electronic portfolios have become a staple in the education arena. They work as powerful tools to provide students an opportunity to create an identity through work projects and proven skill sets in an easy-to-use and easier-to-share platform. While educators have increased their use of ePortfolios across the campuses of universities […]
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May 10, 2017
5 Factors for CBE and CBL Implementation premium
Asking ‘Are education and learning the same thing?’ sounds like a trick question, but that’s what educators are being tasked with discerning as more K-12 schools invest in competency-based education (CBE) and higher education institutions add more competency-based programs. Dr. Deborah Everhart, a Strategist and Innovator analyzing trends and designing holistic solutions for learning and […]
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