Frequently Asked Questions

General:

What is an ePortfolio?

An electronic portfolio, or ePortfolio, is your own personal online platform that can help in bringing together your academic work and achievements in a chronological order. You can use your ePortfolio to present evidence of your skills, competencies, career goals, and professional interests. An ePortfolio allows you to Discover You.

What all details the ePortfolio carries?
What are the details covered in the Personal Essay?

The following details need to be written as part of the Personal Essay:

How is an ePortfolio different?

Unlike the normal portfolio, the ePortfolio helps the students in organizing their achievements in a timely manner. Even trophies and medals received can be tagged back to the right achievement date and the event. Thus, enabling the student to present herself / himself in a much more holistic manner.

Why should I create my ePortfolio on Brite Camp?

There are agencies and institutes looking at the Brite Camp platform to identify talent across various skills and ready to sponsor the students. Given such an opportunity it’s advisable for every student to build their ePortfolio. Again, for further studies and employment purposes the ePortfolio will help the students showcase themselves in the right manner.

How do I cancel my membership?

Login in to your PayPal account and cancel the subscription. This will automatically update your ePortfolio as well. For a guide to do this please visit http://www.wikihow.com/Cancel-a-PayPal-Subscription. If you cancel your subscription within 24 hours of your next subscription payment date you may wish to contact PayPal to make sure this payment isn't billed. If you are billed, please contact us to resolve this. Please do not setup a PayPal resolution ticket as this can take up to 2 weeks to resolve. You can cancel your subscription by contacting us by any of the methods on our contact page.

Can I download my free ePortfolio?

Yes, you can download your free ePortfolio.

How I can view my ePortfolio?

Please login using your email id and password after that you on top right corner you will see DOWNLOAD button, click on it and you can view your ePortfolio.

What shall I do if I forget my password?

Simply, click on “Forgot password?” link in login page. You will be asked to enter your email address. Once you entered your email address and click on “Get password” button, your password will be sent immediately to your email address.

What shall I do if I forget my password?

Simply, click on “Forgot password?” link in login page. You will be asked to enter your email address. Once you entered your email address and click on “Get password” button, your password will be sent immediately to your email address.

For Students / Parents:

How do I sign up for my ePortfolio Account?

You can go to www.britecamp.com and register yourself. Alterantively, if your school has signed up, then your parent / guardian will get an email. You will be required to go ahead and sign up by the steps mentioned in the email.

How long do I get to keep my ePortfolio?

You are the owner of your portfolio and it is yours to keep after you graduate.

What is the cost of ePortfolio to me?

Your ePortfolio is free for you now AND after graduation. Brite Camp charges only for certain value added services.

Is there any security for the ePortfolio?

Yes, all the data is encrypted and secured. Only the parent, class teacher and principal can view the student data.

Will my ePortfolio appear in search engines such as Google?

No your ePortfolio is completely a private and secured document.

Am I required to have a Brite Camp account?

As a student you are required to have a Brite Camp account to create your ePortfolio.

Is Brite Camp sharing any of my information?

Brite Camp is not sharing any of your information.

Can I save or export my ePortfolio?

You can download and export your ePortofolio as a PDF. Otherwise the ePortfolio lives on the Brite Camp site.

Can I have 1:1 support with my ePortfolio account?

The website is a very user friendly platform which is intuitive. We would encourage you to seek parental guidance and support to get started off.

Can I change my cover photo?

You can change your cover photo in your Profile Settings.

Do I need to put a picture of myself on my ePortfolio?

We would encourage you to go ahead and put a picture of yourself while creating your ePortfolio as this is a private document.

For School Head / Teacher:

What’s the process to implement ePortfolio in my class?

Once the school signs-up an email will be triggered off from the Principal’s office to the respective class teachers. The class teacher need to go ahead and fill-in the required details and upload the parent and the student data on Brite Camp. It’s a simple excel sheet upload [can happen with a click of a button]. Once the upload happens then an email gets triggered off to the parent encouraging them to go ahead and register the student and create their ePortfolio.

How can I implement ePortfolio in my class?

To ensure full participation and students taking the making of their portfolio seriously, would strongly recommend the school to make it a practice to table the portfolio at the end of the year on or before collecting their final report card.

This in turn, will help the next year class teacher to understand the capabilities of each and every student and accordingly focus energies in terms of honing the skill of students in there strong areas.

How can I implement ePortfolios in my school?

If your school is interested in implementing ePortfolio with your students, we'd be happy to talk with you! Please send in your request to support@britecamp.com.

Where can my students get help with ePortfolios?

ePortfolio is a self-help tool. The best way for the student is to seek parental help in putting together their respective portfolio. Once a student gets a hang of it, they can go ahead and do it by themselves.