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Badges True Badges represent a way of acknowledging achie…

7 Things You Should Know About Badging for Professional Development
August 7, 2014

Digital badges recognize a particular experience or signify accomplishments , such as completion of a project or mastery of a skill. In a professional context, a learner typically earns a …

From Badges to Breakthroughs: Unleashing Learner Potential through Competency-Based Achievements
June 2, 2014

Key Takeaways Extending low-cost, quality educational opportunities was the focus of the recent "Badges to Breakthroughs" panel session at EDUCAUSE 2013. Here, s…

The Value Proposition for Badging in Higher Education Professional Development
August 20, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Live! - The Value Proposition for Badging in Higher Education Professional Development

What's all the buzz about badging? Badging has rapidly become a viable method to document accomplishments gained throughout your career, whether before, during, or after completing a degree.…

ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2013
September 16, 2013

Key Findings See the 2013 report for a full list of key messages, findings, and supporting data. Students recognize the value of technology but still need guidance when it comes to b…

Badging Focus Group
September 30, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Badging is an increasingly important way to demonstrate professional activity within a community and professional network. Badges have the potential to motivate and validate incremental growth al…

The Return of The Odd Couple? Digital Literacy and the Learning Commons Curriculum
October 1, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Many institutions include digital literacy within general learning assessment, but ultimately who is responsible for maximizing student success? Learn what happens when the learning commons boldly …

Design Principles for Open Digital Badges and Adult Learners
October 1, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Virtual Conference 2014

Unlike other static credentials, open digital badges can contain detailed claims and evidence of learning. Join us to learn about the results of the Badges Design Principles Documentation Project…

Faculty Learning Technologies Badges: A New Addition to the Faculty Development Arsenal
September 30, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Virtual Conference 2014

Rather than documenting completion of workshops, a university teaching and learning technology organization could offer instructors an evidence-based learning technology badging program with tier…

Open Badging
October 7, 2013

Key Takeaways Mozilla's Open Badges help learners capture all their learning across multiple channels and connect it to paint a more complete picture of a learner's skill…


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