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MSU e-portfolio project – status report. Jim Green Academic Computing and Network Services September 9, 2005. What it is:. e-portfolio system supported centrally by LC&T still just a proposal pending analysis resources needed spec solutions available project status is imminent

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msu e portfolio project status report
MSU e-portfolio project – status report

Jim Green

Academic Computing and Network Services

September 9, 2005

what it is
What it is:
  • e-portfolio system supported centrally by LC&T
  • still just a proposal pending analysis
    • resources needed
    • spec
    • solutions available
    • project status is imminent
  • multi-year, multi-phase project
    • possible related or spin-off projects
who s working on it
Who’s working on it
  • ANGEL Advisory Group – Byron Brown, chair
  • Instructional Technology Operations Group – Brendan Guenther, Jim Green, co-chairs
  • Jim Green, ACNS – leading outreach and planning efforts
  • Mike Buchanon, ACNS – technical lead
drivers
Drivers:
  • availability of ANGEL e-portfolio module
  • buzz in the higher ed community – Educause/ELI, CIC, etc.
  • groundbreaking e-portfolio work in College of Education, other colleges/departments
what s been done so far
What’s been done so far
  • outreach
    • ANGEL e-portfolio group
      • discussion forums
      • resources
  • specification draft
  • preliminary planning
  • preliminary sandbox setup
who s in the angel e portfolio group
Who’s in the ANGEL e-portfolio group
  • faculty, administrators, support staff
  • some departments that are represented:
    • Graduate School
    • English
    • Education
    • Libraries
    • Enrollment Services
    • Asst. Provost for Undergraduate Education
    • Division of Science and Math Ed.
e portfolio broadly defined
e-portfolio broadly defined
  • primary types: student, faculty, institutional
  • other types: staff, teaching, lifelong, …
  • related applications:
    • CMS (ANGEL, LON-CAPA)
    • institutional repository (dSpace, Fedora)
    • web publishing (AFS)
    • personal storage (AFS)
    • online transcript
    • online CV/resume
    • “deanware”
example e portfolio functions
Example e-portfolio functions
  • personal repository
    • artifacts – file + metadata
  • user-defined access control
    • ability to grant access to non-affiliates
  • co-curricular – not linked to individual courses
  • assessment – rubric support
    • “certified” artifact – locked from editing
  • system-wide searching/indexing
  • reflective tools, e.g. blogs
  • integration with CMS, other enterprise systems
example e portfolio policy issues
Example e-portfolio policy issues
  • storage – how much space, quotas, etc.
  • e-portfolio lifecycle
  • FERPA
  • intellectual property – who owns e-portfolio elements?
  • assessment -- validity
  • institutional and departmental requirements – voluntary vs. compulsory
  • how “official” are e-portfolios and related data?
the short list
The short list
  • ANGEL e-portfolio module
  • OSPI – Open Source Portfolio Initiative
  • LON-CAPA
  • ANGEL will be considered first
angel e port in a nutshell
ANGEL e-port in a nutshell
  • “My Info” -- personal data
  • “Artifacts” – files or links + metadata
    • “certified” artifacts
  • “History” – resume-like
  • “Blog”
  • “Objectives” – assessment, req. or stds.
  • “Publications” – for sharing
timeline
Timeline
  • sandbox – pre-alpha-test research – Fall, 2005
  • limited pilot -- alpha test – Spring, 2006
  • production burn-in – beta test – Summer, 2006
  • phase 1 production release – Fall, 2006
sandbox definition
Sandbox definition
  • pre-alpha test research
  • ANGEL will be first
  • out-of-the box software
  • get a rough idea of software capabilities
  • not a production system, may change, go down, etc.
  • no support structure
  • materials will be destroyed at some point
limited pilot definition
Limited Pilot definition
  • alpha test
  • small number of testers
  • simulate production use but not production load
  • support structure – appropriate to test size
  • changes limited to maintenance window
  • still a test system
volunteer
Volunteer
  • Sandbox volunteers being recruited
    • Agree to give us feedback
    • Understand issues (no support structure, non-production system) and agree to participate in spite of them
  • ANGEL e-portfolio group volunteers also being accepted
general resources
General Resources
  • Educause Learning Initiative (formerly NLII), http://www.educause.edu/eli, see “E-Portfolios” under “Learning Technologies.”
  • IMS ePortfolio Specification, http://imsglobal.org/ep/
further information
Further information
  • Jim Green, Coordinator, Academic Systems
  • Academic Computing and Network Svcs.
  • [email protected]
  • 432-7239
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