Paul Seiler: Eportfolios for ULearn 2010 workshopPresentation Transcript
Eportfolio update, but why an acorn?
“ Software tools and digital content that support learning”
Every school already has an MLE
Guiding attributes of the MLE work program
Two representations of an MLE . . . . .
Managed learning environment defined
5 of 8 An MLE 5 of 8 Curriculum & Pedagogy National curriculum School curriculum Learning Management Systems (LMS) ePortfolios (record of learning) Course Management Systems Assessment tools Planning tools Communication Blogs Podcasts Chatrooms Noticeboards Social networking Discussion threads Audio conferencing Video/web conferencing Administration Student Management Systems (SMS) Student Record Transfer (sms to sms data exchange) NCEA returns Calendaring Timetabling eReturns ENROL Resources TKI Wikis Websites Digital Learning Objects Library Management Systems Content Management Systems Authoring/publishing/editing tools Other content sources (open access ) Enabling Services Identification / authentication National Student Index Parental portal Transport mechanisms Metadata schema Interoperability standards Specifications Shared content
Exploring the concept SMS LMS Assessment Parent Portal ePortfolios Digital Content Web Mail and Apps Attendance ENROL Integration NCEA Assessment IAM
Exploring the LMS as a hub
What are we doing with eportfolios?
Investing in only one eportfolio tool (Mahara) for learners Yr7 and up, while exploring the best option(s) for younger learners
Fee-free taster sessions
Defining requirements for Mahara – LMS (i.e. Moodle, KnowledgeNET and Ultranet) integration
Drafting guidelines for eportfolio use in and by schools
How can you join in? Start using MyPortfolio Register for a fee-free Mahara taster session Join the national conversation in the MLE Reference Group