Do portfolios have a future?

  title={Do portfolios have a future?},
  author={Erik W Driessen},
  booktitle={Advances in health sciences education : theory and practice},
While portfolios have seen an unprecedented surge in popularity, they have also become the subject of controversy: learners often perceive little gain from writing reflections as part of their portfolios; scholars question the ethics of such obligatory reflection; and students, residents, teachers and scholars alike condemn the bureaucracy surrounding portfolio implementation in competency-based education. It could be argued that mass adoption without careful attention to purpose and format may… CONTINUE READING
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