The following tutorial will guide you through transforming a document-based portfolio into an online ePortolio that could include images, video, sound and presentations. The following applications will be highlighted in the portfolio development:
Google Docs and Google Sites .
Depending on the age level and purpose, the contents will vary, so this tutorial concentrates on formatting an ePortfolio and not the specific contents within it. This ePortfolio tutorial is presented from a teaching perspective, but can be adapted to the creation of a professional ePortfolio.
Software is free! Google apps will not cost you a penny.
Site hosting and multimedia storage is free! Google will host your Web site, allow you to create and store documents, spreadsheets and presentations, and store your pictures (Picasa) and video (YouTube), all for free.
Training and support are free! Google provides a variety of support including application training, discussion groups, email and chats.
An ePortfolio can be created and utilized by elementary through secondary students and post-secondary students as a form of authentic assessment or by professionals to demonstrate work and achievements.
Now that you know how to create an online electronic portfolio you may want to:
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