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Mahara in Action


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Presentation delivered by Gordon McLeod, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, at the 2011 eAssessment Scotland conference.

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Mahara in Action

  1. 1. eAssessment Scotland 2011 Reflective practice and feedback using Mahara Gordon McLeod Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (formerly RSAMD) [email_address] Twitter: @LearnTribe
  2. 2. Mahara ePortfolio
  3. 3. Personalised Learning <ul><li>Learner-Led Portfolio-building and why personalised learning matters. </li></ul><ul><li>Showcasing Learner/Tutor skills/knowledge </li></ul>Examples of Reflective Journal Department of Film & TV The Red Balloon – film review Horror Makeup - workshop JUMP
  4. 6. How Communities of Interest can enhance practical skill development <ul><li>Example of Community Reflection </li></ul><ul><li>Department of Piano and Keyboard </li></ul><ul><li>Piano Showcase </li></ul>JUMP
  5. 10. This section has been blurred to protect privacy of students in the learning community who provided feedback
  6. 11. How to … <ul><li>Add a journal (blog) entry and make it visible </li></ul><ul><li>Store and access files and data </li></ul><ul><li>Add a learning plan </li></ul><ul><li>Create a group working area </li></ul>Self-help Videos Using Mahara
  7. 12. Reflections <ul><li>Formal assessment within walled gardens – considerations </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>privacy </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>verification </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>ownership </li></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 13. Reflections <ul><li>Mahara 1.4 – initial thoughts </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Terminology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Personalised appearance </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Content display and searching </li></ul></ul></ul>What's New in Mahara 1.4
  9. 14. Questions? Mahara Gordon McLeod Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Email: [email_address] Twitter: @LearnTribe