Various types of student portfolios – see resources (AB stuff, for example)
Show resources – briefly discuss student led conferences, ePearl, etc…. Leave at that.
Discuss: do Principals really look at these?
Pros and cons- hints to use them
Discuss pros and cons of each
Use smartboard – list some ideas! Refer to assignment for my ideas
Some points – remind them that I want to see some artifacts & content, but this is a work in progress.
Explain – some people may not have compatible software (WORD, etc)& non-editable – review how to convert.
Show SFU stuff & Helen Barret site & her portfolio versions, then show some student ones….
What? Why? How?
What & Why?
An assessment tool for formative & summative
assessment. The student collects evidence of
learning & reflects on their learning.
Teacher portfolio that showcases
skills, background etc. with the goal of
Portfolios are increasingly common in schools &
electronic portfolios are growing in popularity since
they can include video, audio in addition to more
ePortfolios can take many forms, in Manitoba ePearl is
a popular platform supported by MB Ed.
See ICT@BU google site for resources & information.
using PowerPoint, Keynote, Flash, html or similar
options from creating your own site
to using tools like Wordpress, Google
Sites, Weebly, Yola …
A welcome page
Personal info, goals
Resume (highlights & rest as pdf or all?)
Experience: work, teaching, volunteer, etc
Professional learning (include some info: what
was it about? Reflection – what did you learn?)
• Artifacts: student teaching
reports, notes, lesson examples, activities, ICT
• Classroom Management plan?
• Sell yourself – include things you have done
that might get you an interview/job
This is a dynamic, evolving artifact.
• workable (no broken links),
• aesthetically pleasing,
• simple/clear navigation,
• use colour, graphics,
• include REFLECTIONS!
• Remember the audience!
One more suggestion….
When you save files to include as
attachments (resume, etc.) convert to a
pdf & include it that way.