The first MaharaIRL

Thanks to all who came or presented at MaharaIRL at DCU. There was a great turnout and lots of interaction throughout the morning. I've recorded a snapshot of day with Storify here



User Group Meeting

 Inaugural MaharaIRL User Group Meeting


Date: Thurs 27th April

Venue: DCU, St Patricks campus, F117

Time: 10-1.30, lunch provided



10am – Welcome & opening remarks

10.15 – Mahara 17.4 – Smart Evidence & more 

10.30 – Improving Student learning outcomes with eportfolios through peer & tutor feedback (DCU)

10.50 – ‘Every problem has a solution’ – a roundtable discussion sharing problems, tips & tricks (All participants)

 11.15– UCD-Mahara - supporting placements and assessment in Physio. and Dietetics (UCD)

 11.35 – AAIM Project (DCU)

 11.50 – Investigating Eportfolios in Medicine and Health Sciences (RCSI)

12.10 - Using eportfolios to enhance employability (DCU)

 12.30 –Potluck Poster presentations  - Call for posters on assessment with eportfolios, the collaborative development of best practices, sample assessments, rubrics, scaffolding integration

 12.50 – ‘eportfolio – the 11th high impact practice’ – a roundtable discussion sharing the most impactful uses of eportfolio (All participants)

 1.15 – Close & lunch


Please contact me at [email protected] for any further information and if you would like to present on the day.