Student Portfolio Assessment: Strengths & Limitations


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What are portfolio assessments?

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1. Which is true about portfolio assessments?

2. What are other types of portfolios?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Student portfolios are collections of different elements of academic work and achievement that can be used as assessments for different purposes. This quiz and worksheet review the different types of student portfolio assessments and their objectives.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz on student portfolio assessments gauges your knowledge on the following topics:

  • The definition of portfolio assessments
  • Assessment goals
  • Different uses of student portfolios
  • Characteristics of portfolio assessments
  • Materials used to create student portfolios

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access your knowledge on different types of student portfolio assessments
  • Interpreting information - make sure you can read about using portfolios to assess students and understand the key points and goals
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the types of work and information in a student portfolio

Additional Learning

To learn more, read the lesson, Student Portfolio Assessment: Strengths & Limitations. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Explain why portfolio assessments are considered authentic evaluations
  • Understand how portfolios can be used to set individual learning goals
  • Describe how portfolios demonstrate student progress