Links to Readings on the Implications of using Portfolios for Accountability prepared for AACTE 2006 conference
January 30, 2006

Presentation Slides for #161 (12:30-1:45 PM) Assessing Candidates, Programs, and Units: Pitfalls and Possibilities of Portfolios, Teacher Work Samples, SPA and State Reviews - Portfolios. (84K) Presentation Slides for #188 (3:15-4:45 PM) Major Forum: Developing and Using ePortfolios for Assessment and Accreditation - Common Tools (95K)

My "Online Portfolio Adventure"
where I re-created my portfolio with 17 different online portfolio tools, services or software.


Wilkerson, J.R., & Lang, W.S. (2003, December 3). Portfolios, the Pied Piper of teacher certification assessments: Legal and psychometric issues. Education Policy Analysis Archives, 11(45).
http://epaa.asu.edu/epaa/v11n45/
An excellent article on the issues of using portfolios for high stakes assessment.
 
Placier, P., Fitzgerald, K., and Hall, P. (2000) “I Just Did It to Get it Done” – The
Transformation of Intentions in Portfolio Assessment in Teacher Education. Paper
presented at annual meeting of AERA, April 2001, Seattle WA.
http://www.coe.missouri.edu/~sti/papers/AERA2001/portfolio.pdf
 
Barrett, H. (2004a) "Differentiating Electronic Portfolios and Online Assessment Management Systems." Proceedings of the 2004 Annual Conference of the Society for Information Technology in Teacher Education
http://electronicportfolios.org/systems/concerns.html

Barrett, H. (2004b) "Electronic Portfolios as Digital Stories of Deep Learning: Emerging Digital Tools to Support Reflection in Learner-Centered Portfolios."
http://electronicportfolios.org/digistory/epstory.html

Barrett, H. and Wilkerson, J. (2004) "Conflicting Paradigms in Electronic Portfolio Approaches"
http://electronicportfolios.org/systems/paradigms.html
Barrett, H.C. and Carney, J.T. (2005) "Conflicting Paradigms and Competing Purposes in Electronic Portfolio Development" - Submitted to Educational Assessment, an LEA Journal, for an issue focusing on Assessing Technology Competencies, July 2005.

http://electronicportfolios.org/portfolios/LEAJournal-BarrettCarney.pdf
 

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