AAC&U and AAEEBL to Sponsor ePortfolio Forum on January 28, 2012The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U)
and the Association for Authentic, Experiential and Evidence‑Based Learning (AAEEBL) invite you to participate in “The E-Portfolio Forum: Reclaiming a Focus on Learning.”
The ePortfolio Forum, held in conjunction with AAC&U’s 2012 Annual Meeting
, is scheduled for 8:15 am to 5:00 pm on Saturday, January 28. All events will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, DC.
The Forum will offer a highly interactive set of sessions, including keynote presentations: “A Stronger Prescription: Breaking the Spell of Courses, Credits, and Grades” (David Shupe, eLumen Collaborative); “Getting There From Here: Holistic Approaches for ePortfolio Adoption” (C. Edward Watson, Virginia Tech CIDER, and International Journal of ePortfolio
); and “The Inevitable Evolution of Higher Education: Eportfolios, the Education Leadership Commons, and an Educational Positioning System” (William Graves, SunGard Higher Education).
In addition to brief overview sessions of the state of the field, the day-long forum will focus on three dimensions of eportfolio practice:
- engagement and integrative learning;
- outcomes and assessment; and
- issues of institutional support.
The full program of events, and information on how to register, is available online. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org