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Web Portfolios: Enhancing the Coherence of Students' Careers

Web Portfolios: Enhancing the Coherence of Students' Careers

Why Web Portfolios? Philosophy and Rationale for Maintaining Work in a Web Demonstrating Coherence Developing a sense for connections Developing a habit of reflectiveness Developing intellectual community Connecting to other communities One of the chief challenges in the design of an individualized major is demonstrating the coherence of the particular learning experiences included in a student's plan.  Established disciplines, departments, and programs all vouch for the coherence of the courses that constitute major studies in their areas.  Thus it is institutional confidence in the collective good judgement of the chemistry faculty (for example) that assures us that the sequence of required courses for the chemistry major hangs together.  But what assures us that the courses in an... Show More
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