Create an ePortfolio Presentation

Creating a Presentation

  1. Click on Collaboration on the navbar and then choose ePortfolio.
    Location of ePortfolio link
  2. Choose My Items and click on New Presentation.
    Location of New Presentation button
  3. Under Properties, enter a Name (required).
    Location of Properties tab
    • Enter a Description (optional).
    • Enter Tags (optional).
      • Suggested entries: Presentation, Subject, Last Name
  4. Image of Content/Layout tabClick Content/Layout tab (the presentation is auto-saved when switching tabs). The Edit Presentation Navigation and Edit Page Layout links are both optional and most often left as default.
    • Pages pane: This will contain each of the sections of the presentation.
    • Content Area 1 pane: Contains the main body of content of the selected Page.
    • Content Area 2 pane: Contains the minor body of content of the selected Page.
  5. Click the arrow next to the default New Page, then click Page Properties.
    Location of Page Properties link
  6. Change the Title as needed then click Save.
  7. Click Add Component under Content Area 1.
    Location of Add Component button
  8. Add the desired type of content.
  9. To add a new page, click the New Page icon under the Pages pane.
    Location of New Page icon
  10. Change the title as needed and click Save
    • The Content Area 1 and 2 panes will update to show the newly created page’s content.
  11. Repeat steps above to add content for this new content page.
    • Content examples include:
      • Artifacts
      • Text Areas (HTML Editor)
      • Form entry fields
      • Reflections
  12. Click the Banner tab, then enter a banner title and description. Both are optional but suggested.
    Location of Banner tab
  13. Theme selection is optional.
    Location of the Theme tab
  14. To preview the presentation at any time, either:
    • Click the View Presentation link near the title;
      Location of View Presentation link
    • Click the down arrow next to the title and choose View.
      Location of View link
  15. Click Close to exit the presentation once you are finished editing it.