Friendfolios - Harnessing social scaffolding for reflection

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  • Friendfolios - Harnessing social scaffolding for reflection

    1. 1. Friendfolios - Harnessing social scaffolding for reflection Alan Cann, Jo Badge School of Biological Sciences University of Leicester
    2. 2. Personal Learning Environments 2 0 0 9
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    4. 4. ePortfolios <ul><li>Functionality & Appearance: 30% </li></ul><ul><li>Appearance and navigation is clear and consistent </li></ul><ul><li>All links work </li></ul><ul><li>Multimedia elements display correctly </li></ul><ul><li>Text is clear and readable, spelling and grammar are correct </li></ul><ul><li>Previously published materials respect copyright laws </li></ul><ul><li>Evidence: 30% </li></ul><ul><li>Organization connects all evidence into an integrated whole </li></ul><ul><li>Features or showcases evidence </li></ul><ul><li>Shows depth of knowledge and experience </li></ul><ul><li>Shows breadth of knowledge and experience </li></ul><ul><li>Includes a current curriculum vitae </li></ul><ul><li>Reflection: 40% </li></ul><ul><li>Addresses both academic and professional development </li></ul><ul><li>Includes reflective comments about evidence as well as reflective comments about what this evidence says about you </li></ul><ul><li>Includes short-term goals (skills to add/improve) </li></ul><ul><li>Includes long-term goals (professional and/or personal aims) </li></ul><ul><li>Interpretation of your achievements is expressed </li></ul>2 0 0 9
    5. 5. Where next? <ul><li>Repeat of PLE module with revised assessment - ( feedback? ) </li></ul><ul><li>Repeat of ePortfolio module with blog scaffolding of reflection, tagging for aggregation. </li></ul>2 0 0 9
    6. 7. Facefeed?
    7. 8. Friendfeed
    8. 9. Engagement? <ul><li>10 weeks, 134 students analyzed: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>5,376 entries </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>8,151 comments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5,232 &quot;likes” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>199,853 words - average of 1,491 each, not including private messages </li></ul></ul><ul><li>~15% of students continued to use the service more than one month after the end of assessment - considerable increase from the ePortfolios (<1%) </li></ul>
    9. 12. www.slideshare.net/AJCann

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