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Open Badges are online indicators of skills learned inside or outside the classroom. In order to understand how badges might be used to support learning and development in higher education, Ian Glo...
Perfect idea to empower your students in the online world.
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Ooh I love this idea! Many of my high school students are gaining so many informal learning sklls from social media, web enhancement, digital writing, the list goes on. Giving an open badge is empowering!
I don't know if this will replace paid credits, but it is a start toward a new paradiam
This is an interesting idea to use in the classroom. It would motivate students to improve their skills to achieve these badges. I would suggest implementing these with some incentive system so that students pursue these badges instead of earning them passively as useless labels. These badges can be useful to track progress of historical thinking skills.