chapter  4
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Planning and Organizing for a Successful Portfolio

Readers who are developing assessment or showcase portfolios as part of college or university classes or programs will find this chapter especially relevant. Planning and organizing are necessary and advisable for every portfolio type; assessment and showcase portfolios demand a disciplined and systematic approach. This chapter is essential to those whose portfolios will be used to assess particular competencies or showcase their strengths and accomplishments in an integrated way. However, we expect that those who are building developmental or professional portfolios will find the information useful as well.