Articles from the blog
View this video from Penn State about why students need e-portfolios and how their students are creating portfolios using a blogging platform. Also, look at these blog entries to see what some of their students have done with their e-portfolios: Andrea Schwander (Geography); Andrew Vincent (Energy, Business, and Finance); and Dan Shaffer (Marketing, Psychology, and Sociology).
Sharon Gerald: I used WordPress to create my portfolio. Like Cheryl, I used the self-hosted version of WordPress, but I could have created the same type of portfolio on WordPress.com by simply signing up for a free account. I have an earlier version of my portfolio on Blogger. I created it as a sample for students.
View this video on what academics can gain from creating e-portfolios.
How to create an e-portfolio using WordPress (blog article)
Research Project Site: This is a model site that I made for my ENG 1123 students. They are creating e-portfolios as research projects using Google Sites.
Make a Folio: Instructional site for making e-portfolios using WordPress.com.