Introduction to e portfolioPresentation Transcript
Introduction to E-Portfolios Pathways
What is an E-Portfolio? A collection of your work that can be used to:
Plan your career
A job Another post secondary institution that might interest you (i.e.: colleges, certification programs, technical schools)
Documents what you have learned.
Why do you need an E-Portfolio? Identifies the qualities you can offer an organization. (ex. employer, internship placement, college and other post secondary institutions) Builds confidence in what you can achieve Documents what you have accomplished Helps to identify where you want to go next It gets peoples attention!
Why do we put our E-Portfolioson-line? It will not get lost or thrown away by accident You can easily recreate to tell different stories It will not clutter up someone’s desk and avoids you from forgetting it somewhere Available anywhere, anytime Demonstrates your technology skills
What goes into an E-Portfolio? 2 types of portfolio. The “working” portfolio. Holds everything The “presentation” portfolio. A subset of the working portfolio arranged to tell a story about you. Includes best samples of your work that support the purpose of the portfolio.
We will be creating a presentationE-Portfolio Allows viewer to see what the strong qualities and characteristics you possess
More Personal Characteristics
We will be creating a presentationE-Portfolio (continued) To acquire a specific job or entrance into a specific school To apply to college, jobs, certification program and technical schools To demonstrate what you have learned (i.e. projects, essays, volunteer programs, videos, internship, etc.)
What will you include in your E-Portfolio? P E A K S Personal Characteristics Experience Accomplishments Knowledge Skills Example of E-Portfolio grammar school Penn State
Things about your personality that people will find important
Work experiences, projects you have been involved in
Acknowledgements, Certificates, Awards, Prizes, Rewards, etc.
Knowledge What you know
courses taken each year
courses expected for next year
standardized test scores
knowledge acquired outside of school
(work, volunteer activities, etc.)
What you know how to do and Identified through Bridges assessments
What else can you add? Career assessment and Do what you Are(Bridges) Research on career searches (Career Researches) Research on post-secondary education, military, employment , internships, and self-employment
You will show what you know using artifacts Some you have Things you will create in this class Things you will create between now & graduation Examples: Photos Audio Videos Documents Presentations Websites Blogs
How will you do all this? You will use and I will show you how to do this! Home Personal Characteristics Experience Accomplishments Knowledge Skills Additional Information