Portfolio App for Homeschoolers
Portfolio by BlueSky Schooler turns your iPhone's camera into a portfolio builder. With a robust and customizable tagging system, Portfolio allows you to organize your children's work and easily generate reports by subject or custom tag. Perfect for every aspect of homeschool record keeping: field trips, artwork, social events, science projects, music and language lessons, sports, entrepreneurism and more.
Easily generate transcripts and print a diploma upon graduation.
Capture a visual record of your child's education.
Record with your camera in a single tap, or import from Dropbox.
Reading lists, audio/visual usage, art projects, science projects, field trips, live performances and more.
Build a calendar-oriented lesson plan or enter lessons ad hoc as they happen, or both.
Tap on the days you have classes, lessons or any other homeschooling activity. Easy as that.
Layout your end of year portfolio and order a professionally bound book as a keepsake and/or record of education for each year.
Grant secure access to your ES (education specialist), Charter or Umbrella school to review your reports and/or any material you choose to share.
Create rich multimedia presentations with video, photos, and documents that you securely share with your community or college admissions counselors.
A seasoned homeschooling parent of fifteen years, Keren is the mother of four (ages ranging from 23 - 8 yrs). After many years of struggling to find an easy and reliable method for tracking her children's year-long homeschool activities, Keren came up with the concept for the Portfolio app. She is excited to offer the app to homeschooling parents everywhere, hoping to make their lives (and record keeping) a little easier.
Julie Marsh is a parent, writer and problem solver. With an MFA in screenwriting and over 20 years experience in the entertainment business as a story consultant, content producer, mobile app developer and filmmaker, Julie is excited to apply her skills to delivering a mobile app that empowers families and learning. The last major app Julie worked on, a story-driven hidden object game, has been downloaded over 90 million times.
Alan Hysinger is a Dad, Husband, and Healthcare Freedom Activist from Los Angeles, CA. Curious about computing since he was a teenager, he is a Software Developer with 35 years experience. Alan has 15 years experience integrating technology into educational environments and 10 years experience computerizing logistics operations, where the study of time and motion and human interface are the primary focus.