world-shaker:

5 Reasons To Use Digital Portfolios In Your Classroom
A fast read. Here are two:
Digital portfolios expand on the repertoire of techniques available to students and educators to demonstrate learning. Pictures, videos and audio recordings are added to the typical paper and pencil tasks students complete.
Struggling students (i.e. writing, reading) are given alternative modes of expression and means to demonstrate learning. This can lead to increases in self-confidence and achievement.

I’m so glad my school has a new IT technician who can move the school forward to BYOD

world-shaker:

5 Reasons To Use Digital Portfolios In Your Classroom

A fast read. Here are two:

  1. Digital portfolios expand on the repertoire of techniques available to students and educators to demonstrate learning. Pictures, videos and audio recordings are added to the typical paper and pencil tasks students complete.
  2. Struggling students (i.e. writing, reading) are given alternative modes of expression and means to demonstrate learning. This can lead to increases in self-confidence and achievement.

I’m so glad my school has a new IT technician who can move the school forward to BYOD

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