This article is for those using the standard (free) teacher portfolio features. If you’re trialling or have subscribed to Storypark's new Teacher Portfolio platform please visit this article instead. Learn more here: Old VS new educator portfolios – what’s the difference? If you're interested in trying out the new educator portfolios, get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As a teacher, you can control who has access to your private 'My portfolio' pages (portfolio stories and reports). You can enable access for invited mentors, peers or managers as you wish. Those people can then comment on your portfolio stories, supporting your professional development and day-to-day work.
Teacher-only stories enable evidence to be recorded and linked to criteria (eg. teaching or quality standards. Progress can then be observed over time.
To control who has access to your My Portfolio pages:
1. Go to your 'Settings' page by clicking the gear icon at the top right of the screen:
2. On your 'Settings' page, scroll down to 'Privacy settings' and select the teachers (or mentors you've invited to your service) who you want to be able to see your portfolio:
3. Finally click the 'Save' button.