May 31, 2017
5 Examples of Nursing ePortfolios premium
Nursing is one of the fastest growing professions in the United States according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. Nurses have a variety of career paths to choose from beyond hospitals and outpatient care clinics, but also places like educational services and in offices of other health practitioners. Many nursing programs now require […]
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May 31, 2017
4 Ways an ePortfolio Can Organize and Support Continuing Professional Development premium
Just like students need to show potential employers evidence of what they have learned in the classroom and beyond, professionals (like YOU) also need a space to organize and investigate their evidence. Specifically, as it relates to their Continuing Professional Development (CPD)—the process which helps you record, review, and reflect on what you learn. How […]
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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 24, 2017
3 Approaches to Use in Your Next Job Search premium
New grads rejoice! Baby Boomers (ages 53 to 71) are rapidly retiring (at around 10,000 per day), demographics are in your favor, and companies are actively seeking candidates with technology skills. When you combine all those elements, the job market for new grads should be booming. And yet, some are still struggling to find that […]
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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 18, 2017
Boost Your Employability with These 4 Methods premium
Whether you’re a month into your job search or on day one, there are little tweaks you can make to your skills set that have the potential to boost your employability and give you an edge over the competition. And the good news? It is easier to do than you may think! 4 Ways to […]
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