How to Create Powerful Student ePortfolios with Google Sites

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Back to School with ThingLink ePortfolios

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

As a longtime educator and instructional tech coach, I have embraced ePortfolios as a valuable tool for documenting learning over time, self-reflection, goal-setting and growth. ePortfolios are powerful tools for authentic assessment.

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Power the ePortfolio Process with ThingLink EDU

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

To access the resources, simply use the arrows to scroll through this ThingLink Channel and tap and the icons you see. For those interested in a bit of background knowledge, please see a post published on this blog in August of this year, Back to School with ThingLink ePortfolios

Seesaw: The ultimate ePortfolio for every classroom!

iLearn Technology

From the teacher perspective, Seesaw makes it simple to access student work immediately from their own device. At Anastasis , even non-digital native assignments get captured in our eportfolio through the camera or video.

How One High School is Helping Students Craft Eportfolios People Will Actually Read

Edsurge

A significant number of K-12 teachers looking to move away from student success measures that focus on standardized testing and grades are turning towards eportfolios, online websites showcasing projects tied to learning objectives. Our school’s original eportfolio program became these brochure websites that no one went to,” says Lisa Gottfried, New Technology High School’s digital and interactive media teacher, in an interview with EdSurge. “I

Encourage Students to Reflect on Their Growth with This Free Slides Portfolio Template

Teacher Reboot Camp

This portfolio doesn’t need to have been started at the beginning of the year and only takes about 1 or 2 class periods for students to complete depending on your setup and technology access. “We do not learn from experience. We learn from reflecting on experience.”

Chrome Can: Creating eBooks with Chromebooks!

Dr. Shannon Doak

Students who have access to this shelf will be able to see all the books added to the shelf. eBooks could also be used as an ePortfolio format. Chrome Can Chromebooks Creation Creativity ePortfolios Innovation

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It’s Not About Google (Part 4) – SULS047

Shake Up Learning

In Google Chrome, use Incognito mode to check that your public links are accessible and shared correctly. Fill out the form below to get access to the toolkit designed to go with this podcast series.

10 Awesome Courses To Improve Your Online Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Universal Design for Learning (UDL) ensures that lessons are accessible for every student. The What, Why, and How of Universal Design for Learning is a course that will help you make your online lessons and blended classrooms accessible to all learners.

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Technology and Capstone Courses

Dr. Shannon Doak

These include slide presentations, graphic organizers, infographics, ebooks, video presentations, websites, whiteboard app creations, graphic novels, blog posts, ePortfolios, podcasts, coded applications, digital art, video games, and VR world creations.

Adobe Spark: Easily create and share videos, images, and newsletters

iLearn Technology

Students can use these tools to create book reviews, to document science experiments, for storytelling, to explain their inquiry process, as an eportfolio, to illustrate math concepts, and so much more! What it is: Adobe Spark is a collection of fantastic (free!)

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Seesaw - Notes from #EdCampR13 Session | #EdCamp

EdTechSandyK

Up to 10 family members can be given access to see students's work in Seesaw. edcamp EdCampR13 eportfolio portfolio SeesawStudents can post photos, audio, video, links, text, and and upload files to Seesaw.

Effective Student-Led Parent Conferences

The CoolCatTeacher

Laura is giving away free access to Meego. Sculpted from her experience in economic development, she is passionate about student eportfolios. She is the inventor of Meego®, a cloud-based collaborative platform for artifact collection and eportfolio creation.

3 Ways Educators Should Use Blogs

Gaggle Speaks

ePortfolios. Try using a blog as an ePortfolio where students can store and track their assignments. The great thing about using a blog as an ePortfolio is that students will always have access to it even after they’ve completed your course.

5 Ways Office 365 Can Benefit Student Learning

Gaggle Speaks

Office 365 broadens the capacity for learning, offering on-demand access to documents and projects, and provides students new and creative outlets to learn both inside and outside of the classroom. The perfect ePortfolio. The OneNote app makes it easy to build and track an ePortfolio.

Collaborative & Creative Online Learning

Teacher Reboot Camp

What is your access and your students’ access outside school? It is frustrating to only have a Learning Management System (LMS) or VLE accessible only when you are on campus. You, your students and their parents should be able to access the VLE outside of school. Discover which tools your students already have access to or know how to use by surveying them. Check out my students’ reflective eportfolio presentations here !

5 Tips for Using Google Apps to Go Paperless

Gaggle Speaks

better student access to learning materials. Sites can also be a great place to manage student ePortfolios. Access our ebook, “12 Ways to Safely Adopt Google Apps into Your School,” to learn more ways start tomorrow’s school day better prepared to use GAFE.

Create Interactive Albums with ThingLink Channels

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Portfolio Channel Students can create a channel for use as an ePortfolio to organize a collection of their own work and document learning over time. Teachers can use ePortfolios as a tool for authentic assessment.

5 Ways That Digital Portfolios Can Expand Learning Opportunities

Edsurge

With their own portfolios, educators can create meaningful learning spaces, allowing students convenient access to assignments and templates, as well as a personal connection with their educator.

What are your edtech resolutions?

eSchool News

For 2019, our IT emphasis will be on cybersecurity and on high-availability, high-resiliency, high-speed wireless access to support 24 x 7 x 365 learning. I will use less paper by having students document learning electronically and posting to their FreshGrade eportfolios. “I

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Let’s Write! 20+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Many schools lack Internet access. Even when schools do allow access many teachers still need ideas, resources and training to be able to manage how their students stay focused and learn effectively with devices. Ideas for digital writing projects, include comics, scripts for videos and podcasts, ebooks, multimedia posters, eportfolios, infographics, blogs, essays, scrapbooks, ezines (digital magazines), and online newspapers.

Marketplace trend update: 5 new ed-tech developments

eSchool News

A new tool for teacher resource sharing, Boom Learning , will help teachers access a collection of teacher-created content for classroom devices.

Authentic Assessments to Support Teaching and Learning

edWeb.net

By providing students with access to authentic audiences such as their peers, they can demonstrate their knowledge of the curriculum and communicate the skills that they are acquiring while being evaluated by their teachers for impact and success.

4 Amazing Google Tools to Help You Engage Your Students

EdTechTeam

Only the student’s work will end up on the Drawing itself, and this means that if the student embeds or downloads this Drawing to use somewhere like an eportfolio, etc., Have you ever found yourself in a classroom full of students, wondering if anyone is enjoying the content?

Nampa School District 131 becomes first in Idaho to implement the itslearning LMS

eSchool News

Designed specifically for the K-12 sector, itslearning is a cloud-based digital learning platform that gives teachers, students and parents access to as appropriate course materials, assignments, communities for collaboration, progress reports, and more. We wanted to provide our teachers with a way to easily access a wide variety of content, as well as the ability to collaborate on best instructional practices.

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A Project Share Story: Ensuring a Successful Implementation #SXSWedu

EdTechSandyK

They decided to start with T3 grant participants, instructional technology specialists, and high school math teachers who needed access for training materials. Irving wanted to use ePortfolios with their students. What will students access? You can choose the level of access for any type of user. Irving did not change access levels at first, so they had to go back and enable some features during roll out. Who can access ePortfolios?

Teaching with the Growth Mindset

edWeb.net

It wasn’t about inventing new curriculum or buying new materials; Briggs said most teachers already have access to resources they can use to create the assignments. Teaching to the middle—most teachers don’t want to do it.

Storms over liberal education: notes on the 2016 AAC&U conference

Bryan Alexander

I kicked things off with a survey of major technological developments in a very top level way, then dived into specific, currently used digital tools (the LMS, ePortfolios, video, robotics, big data, social media, 3d printing, etc.). The other spoke of access, public financing, inequalities.

5 Fun Ways to Start Setting Goals with your Students Today

EdTechTeam

When I think about this tip, along with all previous tips, I picture my students posting their SMART Goal Docs on their Google Site ePortfolios, alongside an embedded Google Form where their peers can provide feedback. Accessed 11 Jan. Accessed 11 Jan.

Let’s Write! 20+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Many schools lack Internet access. Even when schools do allow access many teachers still need ideas, resources and training to be able to manage how their students stay focused and learn effectively with devices. Ideas for digital writing projects, include comics, scripts for videos and podcasts, ebooks, multimedia posters, eportfolios, infographics, blogs, essays, scrapbooks, ezines (digital magazines), and online newspapers.

6 Ways Technology Can Reinvent Parent-Teacher Conferences

Edsurge

Show parents how kids can access assignments or notes they may have missed or watch screencasts you have created. Create ePortfolios. We’re about a third of the way into the school year and we know what that means: The dread of parent teacher conferences! Well, okay, not dread. But conferences would not make it on my Top Ten Reasons I Like to Teach list. the traditional parent teacher conference as it once was is both redundant and outdated.

Google Teacher Tribe Podcast | Episode 3 The New Google Sites

Shake Up Learning

Students will be able to access millions of Android apps, like Toontastic and Science Journal , for learning both online and offline. ePortfolios. The post Google Teacher Tribe Podcast | Episode 3 The New Google Sites appeared first on Shake Up Learning.

Three GREAT (and Free) Virtual Conferences Where You Can Attend, Present, or Volunteer!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Subject strands include physical and virtual learning spaces, evolving professional roles in today''s world, organizing and creating information, changing delivery methods, user-centered access, and mobile and geo-social information environments.

Google Photos Now Available in Your GAFE Account

EdTechnocation.com

Now +Google for Education accounts have access to Google Photos as well! This is a quick and easy way to set up ePortfolios. You will always have access to student work this way!

Make Reading Relevant with Thematic Units

Graphite Blog

The biggest limitation for younger students is finding materials written at an accessible reading level, but this can be overcome by focusing more on videos and finding books with a “read to me” feature. Some of the books offer a “read to me” feature so I can assign books to students at a more difficult level than they might be able to access independently. Students can independently access the necessary materials at any time during the unit.