Pathbrite Groups allow students to curate their own portfolios, without the use of a template, like in course or program, and share with all members of their group including the group instructor.

Groups can currently be created only via an LMS integration, by using custom parameter on your LTI tool of:

Once this is added in, all LTI tool links will trigger a new Groups flow. The initial groups screen will allow instructors to choose between:

  1. Structured Template: This is the default method and automatically creates a course with a blank template for instructors to guide their students on portfolio creation.
  1. Blank Portfolio: This method will create the new group. Groups allow users to share portfolios between each other via the new Gallery functionality.

If a user doesn’t currently belong to a Group, they will only see the following messaging: