This year’s Eportfolio Forum is packed with amazing presentations and workshops (20-21 November – Canberra).
This two-day event will be kicked off by Keynote Speaker: Professor Tristram Hooley, who is the Professor of Career Education and University of Derby, England. Tristram will speak about how eportfolios support career development.
Day Two Opening Speaker is Associate Professor Denise Jackson who is the Director for Work-Integrated Learning at the School of Business and Law, Edith Cowan University, Western Australia. Denise will present on the meaning of professional identity, its importance for future employment and determining factors for higher education students.
Click here to read more about what these Keynote speakers will share at this year’s event.
Wedged between these two amazing presentations will be a Plenary Panel discussing What is the value in evidencing smaller and more specific elements of a person’s capabilities through credentialing?
This panel will be led by Asheley Jones, Head of Professional Practice and Industry Partnerships, Faculty of Business and Law, DeakinCo.
Other Panelists sharing their views on this topic include:
- Kathryn Coleman, University of Melbourne
- Mary Gallagher, Australian Catholic University
- Trina Jorre de St Jorre, Deakin University
- Lynette Harris, Navitas
Plus there are around 40 breakout and networking sessions – Download the 2019 Eportfolio Forum program for more information.
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Please contact Allison for more information or any questions regarding the 2019 Eportfolio Forum – 0400 732 270 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The waiting is over. You can preview Mahara 19.10 and test its features before the official 19.10.0 release at the end of the October – https://mahara.org/interaction/forum/topic.php?id=8526.
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Information sourced via Kristina Hoeppner
Registrations are now opened for PebbleBash 2020
Registrations are now open for the pedagogical extravaganza that will be Pebblebash 2020 in Edinburgh from 23-25 June 2020.
Join fellow trailblazers, innovators and champions of extraordinary learning journeys at this must-attend event. https://hubs.ly/H0lbjFy0
Some great eportfolio news and resources
Check out this great eportfolio news and resources:
- ePIC 2019 is happening right now in Lille (France) – you can follow what is happening at this event through the #epic2019 Twitter hashtag
- ePortfolio: From the National Context to Your Individual Institution – 20th February 2020 – Dublin City University, Ireland
- See how the Salt Lake Community College are using eportfolios to help students gain employment
Stay connected all year round – share any eportfolio news or ask questions via the Eportfolio Community of Practice Facebook page.