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E-Learning Certificate Program: Badges!

E-Learning Certificate Program: Badges! | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
In this issue...
1. Digital and Open Badges for Teaching and Training
2. Tech Tip: Top Sticky Note Apps for Student Collaboration 3. You're the First to Find Out… Dates for January, February and March 2014 Online Classes

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Out With the Degree, In With the Badge: How Badges Motivate Learning And 7 Tips To Use It Right - InformED

Out With the Degree, In With the Badge: How Badges Motivate Learning And 7 Tips To Use It Right - InformED | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
"...But the scale of this effort is much larger than it may seem at first: Some advocates are working to replace the traditional college degree entirely, creating a new system of badges that recognize educational achievement both inside and outside the classroom..."
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Recognizing, Supporting, and Attracting Adult Learners with Digital Badges

Recognizing, Supporting, and Attracting Adult Learners with Digital Badges | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
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What is an open badging system and how to implement it

“ContentWhat are Open-BadgesUnderstanding Open Badges SystemHow to Implement an Open Badge SystemBackpack OptionsImplementation TeamOut of the box solution369121”
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Out With the Degree, In With the Badge: How Badges Motivate Learning

Out With the Degree, In With the Badge: How Badges Motivate Learning | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
"Catherine Lacey, a student at the University of Western Australia, is a Level 40 Hero in biology. That’s her ranking on OpenStudy, where she spends up to 30 hours per week answering homework questions posed by students around the world. Hero is the hardest badge to attain on the site, indicating considerable time spent helping other students. And Lacey doesn’t just help beginners—one of the many merit badges she’s earned from OpenStudy is for tutoring students in MIT open biology courses."
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Making an OpenBadge in Moodle Part 1

Making an OpenBadge in Moodle Part 1 | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it

With the help of Totara's free Moodle installation and the wonderful Karl Goddard, I set about making an openbadge in Moodle that could be earned by a student, issued by Moodle and displayed and saved in a Mozilla backpack.

 

Here is the first of 6 videos -  How I made the quiz in Moodle

 

Sense my bewilderment!


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Blackboard Validates Mozilla Digital Badges -- THE Journal

Blackboard Validates Mozilla Digital Badges -- THE Journal | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
Mozilla's Open Badges initiative has received the official nod from educational technology company Blackboard, which has integrated digital badges into its learning management systems Blackboard Learn and CourseSites.

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Open badges and Moodle - What and Why!

“OPEN BADGES & MOODLE What Why Where When Why but mostly, badges are serious stuff! Gavin Henrick Learning Technology Services http://www.lts.ie
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A Principal's Reflections: Integration of Digital Badges to Acknowledge Professional Learning

A Principal's Reflections: Integration of Digital Badges to Acknowledge Professional Learning | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
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Five Ways Digital Badges Can Influence Learning

Five Ways Digital Badges Can Influence Learning | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
Badges can be used to supplement more traditional credits so that adult students are recognized for their competencies as well as their knowledge.—Co-written with Andrea Thomas | Technology Writer, Purdue University— Today’s students, post-college...

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E-Portfolios and Open Badges | #elearning

E-Portfolios and Open Badges | #elearning | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
In this blog we look at the growing influence of Open Badges in online training.

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A nice overview of the concept of open badges in an eleaning environment.

 

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Credly - Customize Badges

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“Credly is the universal way to recognize, share and celebrate achievement in any setting. Give and earn credit, credentials, or digital badges that matter.”
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Digital Badges: An Annotated Research Bibliography v1

Digital Badges: An Annotated Research Bibliography v1 | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
“This annotated bibliography is a first step toward organizing literature about digital badges, open badges and badge systems.”
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[Slideshare] Five things game designers can teach eLearning designers

Game designers continually create engaging, dynamic experiences for players. What if eLearning developers could take some of those ideas and techniques and apply them to our own eLearning design and development? Participants in this session will learn the five elements that game designers include in almost every game and that eLearning designers and developers can add to eLearning to make it more engaging and impactful. Based on the bestselling book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction, this session provides tips and techniques to make your eLearning an engaging, dynamic experience for your learners. You’ll learn how to create more engaging and interactive instruction based on the principles of game design without the cost or effort of creating an entire game.
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E-Learning Certificate Program: Badges!

E-Learning Certificate Program: Badges! | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
In this issue...
1. Digital and Open Badges for Teaching and Training
2. Tech Tip: Top Sticky Note Apps for Student Collaboration 3. You're the First to Find Out… Dates for January, February and March 2014 Online Classes

Via Dennis T OConnor
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Everything you ever wanted to know about badging in the classroom.

Everything you ever wanted to know about badging in the classroom. | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it

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Digital badges show students' skills along with degree

Digital badges show students' skills along with degree | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
Digital badges, icons that represent academic achievements or skills smaller than a college degree, are an increasingly popular way for universities to acknowledge the breadth of student learning.
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Open Badges

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A presentation about the history, current state, and future of Mozilla's Open Badges Infrastructure given at SETT (Scandinavian Educational Technology Transformation) 2013. An excellent Slideshare ...
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Great slide share about the evolution of digital badges with Mozilla's Open Badges Infrastructure.

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How Mozilla’s Open Badges May Work In the Real World | MindShift

How Mozilla’s Open Badges May Work In the Real World | MindShift | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
After 18 months in the darkness of beta world, Mozilla's Open Badges project stepped out into the light recently with the unveiling of Open Badges 1.0. B

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, March 25, 2013 1:05 PM

I like the idea. Need to find out more about it. 

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'Digital Badges' Would Represent Students' Skill Acquisition

'Digital Badges' Would Represent Students' Skill Acquisition | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
“ Initiatives seek to give students permanent online records for skills they have developed that they could then use when applying to college or for jobs.”
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Open Digital Badges and Medical Education #openbadgesMOOC ...

Open Digital Badges and Medical Education #openbadgesMOOC ... | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
Hi everyone - this is a cross post from my blog at http://rjh.goingeast.ca. The idea of Open Badges in the context of continuing medical education first occurred to me during a project meeting where I am a consultant ...
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E-learning Market Update - March 2013: Open Badges | Elearning Market

E-learning Market Update - March 2013: Open Badges | Elearning Market | Digital Badges in Elearning | Scoop.it
Fresh from a meeting in Chicago, this month's market update looks at Open Badges: what they are, how they work, what's in it for employers - and why you need to act now.

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PascaleHP's curator insight, July 31, 2013 2:31 AM

Love the what's in it for employers.  To create bridge ed/work