Portfolio-based assessment for students

Online resources related to current practice in the use of teaching portfolios with students.

Portfolio Assessment for History Majors: One department's journey How faculty implemented portfolio-based assessment, assisted by the portfolio expertise of a colleague in Teacher Education

On Implementing Web-Based Electronic Portfolios
2002 article by Paul Gathercoal, Douglas Love, Beverley Bride & Douglas Maclean
Includes a table of critical factors for successful implementation.

Demonstrating and Assessing Student Learning with E-Portfolios
2005 article by George Lorenzo and John Ittelson

Personal and Academic Development for Students in Higher Education (PADSHE)
Nottingham University, England, UK
Promoting "the benefits to students of recording achievement, transcripts, key skills, employability and reflective, independent and lifelong learning". Includes downloadable versions of personal academic records.

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