On 28/02, Mieke presented the results of the VLIR / UOS ePortfolio project (2018-2020) at the online midwife conference UNISA in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
The title of the lecture was: Can ePortfolios scaffold competency-based workplace learning in low-income countries? Lessons learned from a qualitative pilot study in midwifery education in Rwanda.
130 participants were enthusiastic about the results. They asked the following questions:
We were not surprised by these questions. The problems related to workplace learning are universal and widely investigated in research project. Let’s hope that the SCAFFOLD-research team can find smart technological solutions to solve the worldwide problems and improve the quality of workplace learning.
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