a member of ePortfolio Australia

2nd ePortfolio Australia Conference

RMIT University Melbourne

March 26 & 27, 2007

Call for contributions


ePortfolio resources



MLearn Conference

Melbourne, October 2007

using technologies for learning


Results Unlimited offers leadership and professional development for individuals and organisations in the education sector

Dr Elizabeth Hartnell-Young is a research fellow at the Learning Sciences Research Institute at the University of Nottingham. She came to the LSRI in February 2006, after an enjoyable career as a teacher and school principal, and experience managing large- and small-scale research projects involving teachers and technologies in Australia. She is currently leading a project investigating the Impact of ePortfolios on Learning for Becta in the UK.

Over the past ten years, she has:

  • Managed and documented the Boys’ Education Lighthouse Schools Project (350 schools around Australia), a Commonwealth Government project,
  • Supported the National Quality Schooling Framework (online knowledge building for Australian teachers) a Commonwealth Government project,
  • Researched the Successful Integration of Learning Technologies (SILT) with Department of Education and Training, Victoria,
  • Initiated and conducted research in Australian schools using mobile phones for learning (supported by Nokia Finland),
  • Written Digital Professional Portfolios for Change (with Maureen Morriss, recently revised for second edition entitled Digital Portfolios: Powerful Tools for Promoting Professional Growth and Reflection. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press)
  • Initiated successful ePortfolio Australia™ Conference in conjunction with the European Institute for eLearning, Melbourne December 2004,

  • Established and managed “women @the cutting edge” a program to develop professional portfolios while training staff in the use of technology, supported by AT&T (USA) 1997-2000. 

She is a member of the organising committee for ePortfolio Australia 2007 and mLearn 2007, both international conferences.


Details of Elizabeth's publications


Results Unlimited supports community projects including
    Mentoring with women in Japan 

    Women's participation in local government



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