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Badging to Support Professional Development and Career Building
September 30, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Professional development requires lifelong learning. Badging has become a viable method to document what is accomplished through career opportunities that extend beyond earning a degree. Badging pr…

EduPass: A Digital Badge Journey to Professional Learning at UA
April 2, 2014 | A session at the Online Spring Focus Session - Faculty Engagement and Development

The University of Alaska is developing an EduPass program to explore a model for awarding digital badge credentials to encourage professional learning activities. Reaching beyond paper certificat…

7 Things You Should Read About Badges
May 29, 2013

Badges represent a way of acknowledging achievements or skill acquisition more granular than a college degree. The resources below provide an overview of the uses of badges and their im…

Digital Badges and Outcomes-Based Learning
May 1, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Connect: Baltimore

The emergence of digital badges in higher education has brought a host of new opportunities and challenges for students and instructors. Through the use of digital badge systems, instructors can cr…

Tony Cook

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Auburn University

Auburn University, Alabama


Tony Cook
Digital Badges as an Open Passport for Learning
January 7, 2013

Join Malcolm Brown, EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative director, and Veronica Diaz, ELI associate director, as they moderate this webinar with Kyle Bowen. As we continue to reshape the form and method …

Badging the Information Literacy Modules and Learning with Badges
February 3, 2014 | A session at the ELI Virtual Annual Meeting 2014

Badging the Information Literacy Modules: An Institutional Scale Pilot Beth Nettles, Instructional Development Team Lead, University of Central Florida Badge or be badged. UCF's…

Four Big Ideas for What's Next
February 5, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative Annual Meeting

This presentation will explore four emerging concepts that reimagine the dynamics of learning. Digital badges reinvent the idea of a grade and how they can capture learning in all of its forms. M…

New Directions in Learning: Badges and Peer Assessment
February 5, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative Annual Meeting

Badges: New Currency for Professional Credentials Deborah Everhart, Director of Integration Strategy, Blackboard Degrees, certificates, credentials: will badges be added to this list…

Catalyst for Change: A Penn State Case Study on Digital Badges
February 3, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative Annual Meeting

During this session, we'll provide an overview of Penn State's new L3 Digital Badging Platform and discuss how it was built to address a variety of academic and cocurricular needs. We&#…


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