Copying the Template from the Documents Tab

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  • You can copy, rename, and customize your portfolio in your LiveText  documents templates section under documents.  The templates are found in the Brandman Portfolio Templates folder.
  • Please note that LiveText has changed the screen from a dropdown selection to a popup listing all the options so the screen in the video appears to be slightly different.
  • Click on the blue Documents tab.
  • Click on + New.

  • Click on the dropdown arrow under Folder.
  • Locate the CA: Brandman University Folder
  • Click on the Portfolio Templates menu
  • Click on the program or course portfolio you want to save to your own LiveText account.

  • Locate the portfolio template you want to use.
    • EDUU510 Credential Portfolio - Use the Professional Teaching Portfolio
    • EDUU451/551 - Use the template called EDUU451/551 Technology Portfolio.
    • Early Childhood Development BA Program - Use the template called Early Childhood Development Capstone Portfolio Template.

  • You will see the Template Menu on the right of your screen.
  • Check to make sure you selected the correct template for your class.

  • Once you have selected the correct portfolio template, name your portfolio by giving it a "Title" 
  • Type the Title in the Title textbox.
  • You will save your new portfolio in your own documents folder.
  • Your portfolio "document" will stay in your account throughout all of your coursework since it is not tied to a specific class.
  • Click on "Save as New Document"

Name your Portfolio
  • Generally you would include your name in your title.
  • This portfolio will be a part of your "Document" work space in LiveText.
  • You can save a copy of your portfolio template as a backup at any time.
  • You can give your copy a new name and edit the portfolio for a different class or program as needed.
  • You can change the style or add different content to different versions of your portfolio
  • When you are ready for your final exit portfolio, you will copy and customize that final portfolio for you exit interview and evaluation.
Important - From here on out, all edits and additions you make to your portfolio will be made through the Documents tab.  

Documents Tab
  • Always Work from the Documents Tab
  • You will find your portfolios listed under "My Work."

Making a Copy of your Portfolio

  • Click on "Copy" to create a new copy of the portfolio template.

  • Give your new copy of the portfolio a new name.

  • You will then see your new portfolio in your documents list.
  • Click to open the portfolio and begin to customize the settings and edit the pages and sections of the portfolio.