How to Create Powerful Student ePortfolios with Google Sites

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

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I’ve also included information about how I assessed the portfolio. Don’t forget to edit the Title slide with your class information and your name. Google digital portfolio digital portfolios end of the year eportfolios google slides google template reflection

Making Thinking Visible Using Technology

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More information regarding these routines can also be found at the following website. Screencast-o-Matic is a fantastic screencasting tool that enables students to easily create videos of information on their screen.

Chrome Can: Podcasting in the Classroom

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When student thinking is visible the teacher has a clearer picture of their knowledge and can then use this information to inform their practice. Chrome Can Chromebooks Creation Creativity ePortfolios Innovation My ThoughtsWhat is a podcast?

Chrome Can: QR Codes

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They provide a quick and easy way to get to important information. Scan this code for more information regarding QR Codes. Chromebooks Creation ePortfolios Innovation InTECHgration Idea My Thoughts Uncategorized

PortfolioGen - free online portfolio service for educators

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You page has it''s own web address and can include personal information, certifications, photos, your resume, example lesson plans, documents, links to other sites and more. employment eportfolios free resources job search Portfoliogen is a free online service that allows teachers to create online portfolios with their own URL web address. It was developed by teachers and is easy to use.

New Posted Resources 05/03/2011

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10 Ways to Archive Your Tweets tags: Twitter favorite 10 Ways to Use NYTimes.com for Research - NYTimes.com tags: research nytimes information literacy favorite Learn It In 5 tags: tutorials favorite The Directory of Google Custom Search Engines tags: google googlesearch googlecustomsearch favorite Seven top tips for building your professional learning network with Twitter tags: twitter PLN favorite Why Is Project-Based Learning Important?

4 Powerful Ways to Implement Class Blogs – From Jennifer Carey

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Blogs as ePortfolio. This makes them a great platform for students to build their own ePortfolio. This post first appeared on Daily Genius.

5 Tips for Using Google Apps to Go Paperless

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A teacher can then respond to that Group with everyone getting the same level of information. Sites can also be a great place to manage student ePortfolios. Google Apps for Education offers students and teachers the opportunity to create and share without ever picking up pen and paper.

How to make your year more awesome

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Learner Profiles- How do develop a complete learner profile to inform individualization. Innovative uses of technology and ePortfolios.

A Project Share Story: Ensuring a Successful Implementation #SXSWedu

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Irving wanted to use ePortfolios with their students. Who can access ePortfolios? Irving has decided to keep the ePortfolios within Irving for now since they are using with 8th grade and 4th grade and are not applying to college at this time. Students are using ePortfolios and enjoy uploading their information to them. Also how to work with your ePortfolio. ePortfolios - charge teachers with creating one for themselves.

Unleash The Superhero In You - NYSCATE 2016

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As videos and online media put information squarely in the hands of learners, both children and teachers feel more empowered than ever to chart their own courses in meeting the various standards.

The Changing Role Of The Teacher In Personalized Learning Environment

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ePortfolios : Creating an electronic continuum of work that captures student performance on traditional types of assessments, as well as evidence of project-based learning, and the development of 21st century skills. The Changing Role Of The Teacher In Personalized Learning Environment.

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

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The conference general information page is HERE and call for presentation proposals and instructions for Learning 2.0 Huge thank to the School of Library and Information Science (SLIS) at San José State University, the founding conference sponsor!

Make Learning Transparent with Badges

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It's also a valuable tool for keeping parents informed about what kids are learning. I can also use this combination of badges and eportfolios to record their ongoing learning and achievement and create a digital record of our dialogue.

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.).

Professors Aren’t Good at Sharing Their Classroom Practices. Teaching Portfolios Might Help.

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It’s the largest portfolio initiative for teaching eportfolios in higher education that’s focused on what am I doing to improve student learning,” says Gerry Hanley, assistant vice chancellor at California State University’s chancellor's office. And some professors share their teaching tips informally on blogs like ProfHacker.

6 Ways Technology Can Reinvent Parent-Teacher Conferences

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This is a also great way to collect contact information at the start of the year.) Create ePortfolios. Using technology to distribute information and maximize face-to-face time can help foster strong relationships. 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.

Who’s Playing Matchmaker Between Students and Employers?

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Quality depends on how much information employers are getting on candidates: The more information the employer receives, and the more relevant the context in which that information is received, the greater the accuracy. Career Discovery—platforms that gather additional information on students via behavioral or personality questions and in some cases use predictive analytics to suggest career paths.

Testing and the future of education: Anya Kamenetz on Future Trends Forum #6

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One example: eportfolios dropped in one case because doing them decently was seen as too onerous. Anya asked us instead to see eportfolios as integrated into learning, and saving time from testing. Thanks to Anya and participants for a very energetic and richly informative Forum!

Notes from AIMS Teachers Retreat 2016 #AIMSTeach @aimsmddc

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In flipping the classroom: “I had to provide some narrative for the information I was giving them.”. Web Tools: Digication – ePortfolio and Assessment Management Systems. I had the chance to attend & keynote the AIMS Teachers Retreat this year!

Notes from AIMS Teachers Retreat 2016 #AIMSTeach @aimsmddc

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In flipping the classroom: “I had to provide some narrative for the information I was giving them.”. Web Tools: Digication – ePortfolio and Assessment Management Systems. I had the chance to attend & keynote the AIMS Teachers Retreat this year!

Google Teacher Tribe Podcast | Episode 3 The New Google Sites

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ePortfolios. This list will give you VIP access to early information about our podcast when the episodes will air, and special resources just for our Google Teacher Tribe!! If you are interested, fill out this form, and we will contact you with more information.

Make Learning Transparent with Badges

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It's also a valuable tool for keeping parents informed about what kids are learning. I can also use this combination of badges and eportfolios to record their ongoing learning and achievement and create a digital record of our dialogue.

Starts Tonight - Free "Reinventing the Classroom" Online Keynotes and Conference. Join Us!

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Instructional Technologist 10:00am Online Collaborative Learning Model - Martha Cunningham , Director of Technology and Information Services Tools for a Visually Exciting ePortfolio - Gina Marandino - Educational Technology Specialist Who Can Teach?-

Week of May 15, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate (Formerly Elluminate)

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link] EPORTFOLIOS IN MAY: EPORTFOLIOS IN THE TRADES ( Australia Series ) Mon 16 May 06:00PM New York / Mon 16 May 10:00PM GMT / Tue 17 May 08:00AM Sydney Coach Carole. Eportfolio presentations from the hairdressing & building & construction industries; plus culinary arts & public health [link] SIGMS WEBINAR (TL Cafe) Mon 16 May 08:00PM New York / Tue 17 May 12:00AM GMT / Tue 17 May 10:00AM Sydney Gwyneth Jones.

The Social Learning Summit Is Tomorrow - Online and Free

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To be kept informed of the latest conference news and updates, please make sure you are a member (free) at Classroom 2.0 Mortenson Creating a 24/7 Professional Development Model by Josh Allen Creating a Library Website to Support Information Literacy Needs by Luann Edwards Creating ePortfolios using Weebly by Valerie R. Tomorrow, Saturday, April 21st, is worldwide 2012 Social Learning Summit , a one-day virtual conference being held as a partnership of Classroom 2.0

The Free Learning 2.0 Conference: Great Keynotes and Sessions and YOU!

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To receive more information about volunteering, please join the volunteer group HERE. The Learning 2.0 virtual conference is just around the corner (August 20 - 24 [link] ).

Make Reading Relevant with Thematic Units

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In addition, both provide reading level information for many of the ebooks and are accessible on a variety of devices including laptops and iPads. I can view the notes and highlights in my teacher dashboard, although I often ask students to take a screenshot of their thoughts and add to their Seesaw eportfolio so their parents can also see their thinking. Students share all of their work with me using the Seesaw eportfolio app.

Is all learning social?

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Today was particularly interesting because I had a conversation on this blog with ePortfolio Keith (Keith Brennan aka @wiltwhatman), who was commenting on my Three Things post.

Week of January 31, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

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link] EPORTFOLIO COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE: PD STRATEGIES ( Australia Series ) Mon 31 Jan 09:00PM New York / Tue 1 Feb 02:00AM GMT / Tue 1 Feb 01:00PM Sydney Coach Carole. Meeting #5 of the EpCoP: PD strategies - What strategies would you choose to help others get started with eportfolios? How would you structure a short course in eportfolios? David is well know for his work on open content, open education, and informal online learning communities.

Week of July 11, 2011 - Live and Interactive Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate (Formerly Elluminate)

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See the EC Ning (www.englishcompanion.ning.com) website for more information. This webinar will feature, "Reading Bytes: Reconsidering what it means to read literary & informational texts in online & blended environment." Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate).

The Epsilen Experience: Power Users Share Their Stories #SXSWedu

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They are also finding information from other Connection Grant groups in other districts in Epsilen which gives them ideas for what they can do in their districts. Ingram - The finished work posted to Epsilen creates ePortfolios that stay with the student. It is probably information overload for some. Visit his eportfolio at epsilen.com/lheflin where he is posting his resources.

Week of May 8, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

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We will discuss LinguaFolio Online for STARTALK programs, and share information on how to register, how to navigate the tool, and how to integrate LinguaFolio Online with your STARTALK program. link] EPORTFOLIOS IN MAY: EPORTFOLIOS IN THE PROFESSIONS ( Australia Series ) Mon 9 May 08:30PM New York / Tue 10 May 12:30AM GMT / Tue 10 May 10:30AM Sydney Coach Carole.

The Intersection of Project Share, BYOD, and PBL #SXSWedu

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Rebecca King , Director of Teaching and Learning 9th Grade Academy students are all using Project Share for eportfolios. Teacher scaffolds the information needed. Notes from SXSWedu 2012 Concurrent Session Region XIII and Rockdale ISD Dr. Howell Wright, Superintendent of Rockdale , made an appearance by pre-recorded video. In 2009 Rockdale focused on new learning goals and worked to get buy-in from leadership and parents. Used a visioning document by TASA.

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Empowering Teachers: A Roadmap for Student Success #SXSWedu

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Teachers have access to these resources and at the same time these resources can be updated as information changes. They have small test beds where they are working on export of ePortfolios, etc. Notes from SXSWedu 2012 panel discussion/concurrent session. Evan Nisonson , President/CEO, Epsilen Epsilen is a learning platform created to promote collaboration. It is also a state-wide adopted tool in Texas, part of the Project Share initiative.

Learning Revolution Free PD - Student Entrepreneurship - Gaming in Ed - Google Summit Recordings

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We''ve set up a new student entrepreneurship portal at StudentEnrepreneurship.com that provides quick access to the free HPLIFE interactive classes for students to learn business skills, and gives you a chance to sign up for information about the free online conference on student entrepreneurship we plan to hold in 2015. More information and signup at [link] Google for Education Recordings Available. More information at [link]. More information at [link].

Wednesday - Brainstorming an Educational Profile Service

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allow the building of a set of links to individual information and activity on the Web, and maybe even to "surface" or showcase RSS or content/conversation feeds. I could put in my preferred contact and geographical information. If you''re available for a live brainstorm session, the link and more information are just above. I''m part of a working group led by Karen Cator , Director of the Office of Educational Technology at the U.S. Department of Education.

Make Reading Relevant with Thematic Units

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In addition, both provide reading-level information for many of the ebooks and are accessible on a variety of devices including laptops and iPads. Students share all their work with me using the Seesaw eportfolio app. We brainstorm information they'll need to know to successfully answer my essential question and record what they already know about the topic.

20 years in e-learning

Mark Smithers

Universities buy digital repositories, collaboration tools, eportfolios, lecture capture tools, anti-plagiarism tools and all manner of online stuff that promises a beautiful user interface that will allow content to be created quickly and easily. Even in an age of abundant information many still see the course content as being the ‘product’ that is being provided to learners.

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