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Day 9 (of 186) still looking at eportfolio systems @freshgrade @my_blueprint

Day 9 (of 186) still looking at eportfolio systems @freshgrade @my_blueprint I still believe that the biggest shift to occur in education is a broader acceptance that letter grades & %s are not as clear as we want them to … Continue reading

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Day 145 (of 185) Guest blog: A student perspective of eportfolios with shoutout to @freshgrade

Day 145 (of 185) Guest blog: A student perspective of eportfolios with shoutout to @freshgrade   Today a student shared her speech with me. I thought it was pretty insightful so I asked if I could steal it:     … Continue reading

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SOL (2016) 9: eportfolio prep (thanks to @coolcatteacher @freshgrade @quippedInc)

SOL (2016) 9: eportfolio prep (thanks to @coolcatteacher @freshgrade @quippedInc) We are closing in on the time to start thinking about how to communicate learning in the upcoming year. And in BC, we have: New Curriculum: https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca A new (temporary … Continue reading

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Day 135 (of 183) reviewing some eportfolio “hosts” with thanks to @freshgrade @quippedinc @scholantis @seesaw

Day 135 (of 183) reviewing some eportfolio “hosts” with thanks to @freshgrade @quippedinc @scholantis @seesaw Our school has been exploring eportfolios instead of report cards of the past three years. As the curriculum (and report order) in British Columbia is … Continue reading

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My Learning Journey with FreshGrade

Originally posted on Searching for Sunshine:
As a teacher, I have always been a little sad that I could never see my own children in their school learning environments. I spend my days teaching other people’s children, but really had…

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Day 135 (of 188) The fallacy(?) of “we are preparing our students for the future” thanks to @myrondueck & @tvanbrum & @freshgrade

Day 135 (of 188) The fallacy(?) of “we are preparing our students for the future” thanks to @myrondueck & @tvanbrum & @freshgrade Are we? Really? “Preparing our students for the future” has been a motherhood statement of many schools and … Continue reading

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Day 134 (of 188) interactivity? Thanks to @ChrisWejr @DCulberhouse @craigcantlie @freshgrade

Today I had the opportunity to go with one of my teachers and travel to another school in the district to share our journey away from report cards and towards eportfolios (and possibly kickstart their journey!) I have been very … Continue reading

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Day 128 (of 188) returning from the break – and thank you to @freshgrade #teamfreshgrade 

Day 128 (of 188) returning from the break the more things change the more they stay the same.  A two week spring break in education can be very good. I still remember our first one – I felt the most … Continue reading

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Day 103 (of 188) eportfolio update (thanks to @tracysherlock & @freshgrade )

Day 103 (of 188) eportfolio update (thanks to @tracysherlock ) Last night, an article by the Vancouver Sun Education reporter @tracysherlock got my twitter, text and email alerts buzzing! http://www.vancouversun.com/technology/report+cards+enter+social+media/10791177/story.html It was a very positive ‘opening of the doors’ to … Continue reading

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Day 93 (of 188) reflections on one year of eportfolios @freshgrade #ETMN

Day 93 (of 188) reflections on one year of eportfolios @freshgrade #ETMN It has been one year since our learning community ‘officially’ started working on communicating student learning using @freshgrade instead of reporting student achievement using report cards. It’s been … Continue reading

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