June 20, 2017
Using ePortfolios and Canvas premium
Several tools exist to help students and educators create and sustain a competency-based education environment, not the least of which are Canvas and ePortfolios. As a powerful learning management system, Canvas is designed as a platform focused on the needs of educators today, with simple to use software, adaptable configuration, and countless reliable features that […]
June 16, 2017
2017 San Diego Startup Crawl premium
Portfolium will be participating in the San Diego Startup Crawl again this year! The Crawl is an evening trek around downtown for attendees to check out different startups and their offices. This is a great view into the startup world in San Diego. Come say “Hi” at our offices on Wednesday, June 21st from 6-9pm […]
June 14, 2017
How ePortfolios Complement NACE Competencies premium
In the last decade or so, defining the extent to which graduating students are prepared to enter the workforce has become an important discussion shared by the students themselves, educators, and legislators. Career readiness was quickly coined as a term used to quantify the value of one’s education, but little had been done to break […]
June 6, 2017
How to Make an ePortfolio premium
Having a digital highlight reel with the help of an ePortfolio is an important component of presenting a well-rounded view of a student’s accomplishments both in and out of the classroom. With the help of Portfolium, students have a simple way to create an online presence that clearly showcases their skills and competencies. It can […]
May 30, 2017
What is in an ePortfolio? premium
The use of ePortfolios in the education setting has risen significantly in the last few years. As a way to showcase skills, competencies, and completed work, ePortfolios offer a deeper look into an individual’s education and work history than a traditional resume ever could. The electronic format of an ePorfolio not only makes it simple […]
May 23, 2017
5 Steps for Creating a Digital Badging Program (Infographic) premium
Digital badges are fast becoming a foundational piece of the new wave of highlighting the unique education students receive.
April 26, 2017
7 Myths about Entry Level Hiring premium
Hiring managers have one of the most crucial roles in a company. Not only are they tasked with defining and filling open positions, but they also must ensure the hires they bring on are the best fit for the organization. The ability to do so is even more impactful when it comes to entry level […]
November 30, 2016
Creating Portable, Reportable Learning premium
The intersection of competency based education and competency based hiring is an increasingly important facet of the total learning experience. Students want to retain and ultimately showcase what they learn in a meaningful way, and educators need tools that allow them to provide the highest quality of teaching available in and outside the classroom. Both […]
November 30, 2016
HBCUs & Portfolium Prove that Diversity Equals Competency premium
Two significant historically black colleges and universities (“HBCUs”) Morehouse College and Spelman College, took an innovative step forward to assist students in their career initiatives. A new partnership between the two institutions and Portfolium, an e-portfolio platform, paves the way for students to increase their awareness and amplify organization of the skill sets and unique […]
November 16, 2016
CRANE Pathways Partners with Portfolium to Enhance Student Experience at 45 High Schools premium
Capital Region Academies for the Next Economy (CRANE) has recently teamed up with Portfolium, an e-portfolio platform, to provide students with an important project-sharing tool  as they prepare for their chosen careers. The partnership between CRANE and Portfolium represents a commitment to students’ long-term success, as services will be made available throughout 45 high schools […]
August 11, 2016
Portfolium Top 100 Expert Picks: 2015-16 School Year premium
Raw passion and talent As founder and CEO of Portfolium, my team and I are committed to providing a free and modern platform for Doers everywhere to showcase their projects directly to employers. These projects are proven to be the #1 indicator of job performance (above even GPA and notoriety of their university). It allows […]
July 14, 2016
New and Improved Profile premium
How do I showcase the specific work and projects that relate to a class or volunteer experience listed in the “About” section of my Portfolium? This simple, but powerful question has had quite an impact on our new profile layout launching sitewide today! Our team gathered valuable feedback from faculty, staff, students, and employers, and has developed […]