Staff / Teacher's Portfolio

What is Portfolio ?

A portfolio is a collection of work that shows an individuals learning and achievement.  It is “an organized collection of complex, performance-based evidence that indicates one’s growth, goals, and current knowledge and skills needed to be competent in a role or area of expertise”

The content in a teaching portfolio usually includes

1. resume

2. statement of teaching philosophy

3. reflective tools to demonstrate professional growth

Benefits & Uses

a means to share content with other faculty

personal knowledge management

evidence of professional development

personal reflection

Components of Portfolio

Personal information

Recognition – awards and certificates

Personal values and interests

Education history

Goals, plans

Coursework – assignment, projects