Magazine article Teach

E-Portfolios

Magazine article Teach

E-Portfolios

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An e-portfolio is a great tool for students to present and share the progression of their work and talents in a digital space, while encouraging them to showcase their creativity. It is also a great tool for teachers and parents to track students' areas of growth and areas in need of improvement. Here are some e-portfolio creator websites and apps that can help boost student learning.

Freshgrade

freshgrade.com

Free

Freshgrade is a free portfolio and assessment platform with both web and app access, designed to promote collaboration between teachers, students, and parents. While working on activities, teachers and students can use their mobile devices to capture photos, video, audio recordings, and other notes. It allows teachers to document student learning as it happens, but also to track assessment and reporting. Freshgrade's data dashboard provides information on students' strengths and areas for growth. Their analytics allow teachers to track progress towards learning initiatives, track engagement trends, and ensure alignment district-wide. Freshgrade also provides onsite workshops and on-demand webinars designed to help teachers learn to use and get the best from the product.

Sesame

sesamehq.com

Free

Sesame is focused on student success. With both app and web versions, Sesame is a free portfolio and assessment tool. Teachers can create a portfolio for each student, create assignments and rubrics, and assess students directly from the site. In addition, using the Sesame Snap app, teachers and students then can add photos or videos of how a student is doing in school. …

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