Introduction: What is an ePortfolio?

students working on their ePortfolios

An ePortfolio is:

  • An opportunity to effectively represent yourself and your education
  • A place to collect and save coursework
  • A chance to showcase accomplishments and school work to family and friends
  • A tool for creating digital resumes to send to employers
  • A web portal for accessing your work, track your academic growth and plan your career
  • A portal that helps connect educational goals with personal experience
  • An electronic resource you can use to apply for transfer and financial aid at a four year school
  • A chance to reflect on your education, to make connections between where you are and where you want to be, and,
  • A record of your skills, achievements and learning.