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7: Portfolios

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    The portfolio can be a highly effective device for exhibiting both the processes and the products of student efforts. Nevertheless, many educators insist that there are two distinct types of portfolios: those that evidence pupil progress (growth), and those that show the students’ best efforts (showcase). In this chapter, we demonstrate that a single portfolio can simultaneously serve as both a growth chart and a showcase, without requiring a warehouse for its storage.


    This page titled 7: Portfolios is shared under a CC BY-ND license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Edwin P. Christmann, John L. Badgett, & Mark D. Hogue.

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