When discussing my research with interested people one of the easiest ways for me to demonstrate a concept we are trying to achieve with the ePortfolios can be best illustrated by comparing portfolios that are assessments OF learning against those that are assessments FOR learning.
Dr Helen Barrett discusses this in her publication White Paper: Researching Electronic Portfolios and Learner Engagement.
To engage an audience in this concept I often ask them to complete a quiz based on Dr Barrett’s comparisons.
While usually I would use Hot Potatoes for this, I have been experimenting with various other online quiz solutions.
Here are a couple to get you started. How well do you know the difference?