Resources for Electronic Portfolio

Developing Electronic Portfolios:

Technology Supported Portfolio Assessment.  by H.C. Barrett (March, 1994)
   Use of video in portfolios is covered in this reference, including storage considerations, recommended current and future hardware options as well as software and peripherals needed.

Portfolio Assessment (Houghton Mifflin, Boston MA.)
    Description of materials to include in portfolios and validity and effectiveness of portfolios

Electronic Portfolios: A New Idea in Assessment. (ERIC Clearinghouse on Information and Technology)
    The new wave of classroom assessment includes projects such a portfolios for new assessment measures.  Covered are what are portfolios, why should teachers use portfolios, technology and how to create computer-based portfolios, solution and examples of portfolio programs.

The Digital Portfolio:  A Richer Picture of Student Performance. (Niguidula, D. 1997)
    This resource covers topics such as: what is needed to implement digital portfolios, how schools can use them as a tool for reform, how to work with electronic portfolios, case studies.
 

Reflection Sites:

Reflection in Education. (infed.gov - The Home of Informal Education)
    This resource discusses what constitutes reflection and what significance does it have for educators.

Self-Assessment: The Reflective Practitioner. (NCPublicschools.org - Self Assessment: The Reflective Practitioner)
    Discusses the reflection process and includes a diagram of the reflection cycle.
 
 

Reflection is what allows us to learn from our experiences:
it is an assessment of where we have been and where we want to go next.

 ~ Kenneth Wolf