Digital Portfolios

Types of digital portfolios and their relevance to education

What are digital portfolios?

Digital portfolios portfolios are usually created over a long period of time and present viewers with a culmination of digital artifacts that exemplifies an individuals best work. These portfolios may contain text, photos, illustrations, graphs, and/or any other digital media the author wants to showcase.

Digital Portfolios in Education

This short video explains why digital portfolios can be a tremendous asset to a students learning.

Why are digital portfolios important and how can students build them?

Types of Digital Portfolios


Donaldson, J. (2014, January). Types of digital portfolios. Retrieved from: Blackboard