Teacher stories are the main element of your teacher registration portfolio. You can access this feature by clicking on the Teachers tab, scrolling down to your name, and then clicking the orange My Portfolio link.
On the Teacher Stories / Evidence page, you will have the ability to read and write teacher stories.
Also linked is a Summary which details the criteria you have fulfilled and a Graph which shows the proportions for the criteria linked in each story. If you wish to see a list of the stories in your portfolio, simply click the Story Index link on the right side of the page.
How to create a Teacher Story
1: From your Teacher Stories / Evidence page, click the orange button labeled Create Post.
2: Write the main body of your story. You can upload photos to include in the story at this point.
3: You can Upload Files as Evidence or link to Learning Stories the teacher has written by clicking Copy Children Story.
This will open a pop-up where you can select or search for the stories you would like to link to. Simply type a keyword from the story and click Search to look for it. Once you have found the story you are looking for, click in it (It will turn orange to let you know you have selected it), and then click the orange Copy button to link it to your portfolio story.
4: Link to Professional Development Standards by selecting the relevant criteria and outcomes.
5: You can add additional reflections here. If you leave the boxes unfilled, they will not appear as part of your learning story.
6: Set privacy for your story to either Mentors, Mentors and Peers, or Myself Only to control who can see your teacher story.
7: Click Draft to save your story to work on later, or Publish, to publish the story to your Portfolio.
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