Why use Digital Portfolios?
"ePortfolios ... are personal online spaces for students to access services and store work. They will become ever more useful as learners grow up and start moving between different types of learning and different institutions"
Secretary of State for Education and Skills, UK, January 2006
Resource Links:
Edugains


ABEL Tools for Digital Portfolios


Mahara Mahara Demo Site

Mahara example

http://eportfolios.abel.yorku.ca/

UN: kitchenerd
PW: kitch50

Mahara Notes Mahara Overview.docx

Mahara Quick reference Guide_students.pdf

Mahara Quick reference Guide_staff_t.pdf


Mahara website: http://www.mahara.org/

Mahara demo page (create a test eportfolio): http://demo.mahara.org/

User guide – How to use Mahara: http://wiki.mahara.org/User_Guide

Features of Mahara: http://mahara.org/features


Wordpress

- this is Wordpress.com, ABEL members can request a wordpress blog through ABEL tools
Virtually Learning Example - Deb's professional portfolio using Wordpress


Additional Tools for Digital Portfolios


Google Sites Overview


Google Sites Notes
Google Sites Example

Kitchenerd's test google site

Edmodo

Edmodo Education Accounts

Personalized url edmodo



ePearl - another portfolio tool available through ABEL tools
About ePearl Project - Background Information
ePearl Video Intro
ePearl Virtual Tutorials
ePearl Teacher Resources


Morning Survey
http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/Nov_9_am_Evaluation

Sir Ken Robinson RSA Animate Video