This is the site to support the keynote address "Know Thyself: ePortfolios and Reflective Stories of Deep Learning" to be presented by Dr. Helen Barrett at the WCELfest15 at the University of Waikato, 12 February 2015.
Dr. Helen Barrett will address a variety of ePortfolio learning strategies to help students reflect on their learning from three perspectives: planning/goal-setting (future), capturing learning as it is happening (present) and metacognition/reflecting on change over time (past). Drawing on various models of reflection. Dr. Barrett will bridge theory with practical examples to support lifelong learning strategies of self-monitoring, self-awareness and self-management. Strategies will include reflective journals (blogs), digital storytelling, and using a variety of mobile apps to capture evidence of learning.
The links on the left side of this website contain further support for themes in the presentation. Other sites to support this keynote address: