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New Initiative Badge the UK Connects Talent to Potential Employers Using Mozilla Open Badges. | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

New Initiative Badge the UK Connects Talent to Potential Employers Using Mozilla Open Badges. | Virtual-Strategy Magazine | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Thursday 4 July will see the launch of Badge The UK, a new initiative that will enable young people to demonstrate their skills and talents to potential employers using Mozilla Open Badges – an open source set of code buildings blocks launched by...
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Are Digital Badges a New Measurement of Mastery?

Are Digital Badges a New Measurement of Mastery? | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
In an L&D setting, digital badges represent that a learner has demonstrated mastery of specific, granular skills and competencies that are expected to improve future performance. Badges can represent incremental learning and progress, and they can also represent larger, more comprehensive capstone achievements. As such, badges are becoming an increasingly popular way for L&D to more fully document the breadth and depth of a learner’s achievements.
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Can digital technology help stamp out CV fraud? - BBC News

Can digital technology help stamp out CV fraud? - BBC News | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
How do employers know job applicants really have the qualifications they say they have? Digital badge technology could help, some companies believe.
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University's digital badges to certify “discrete” skills - eCampus News

University's digital badges to certify “discrete” skills - eCampus News | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
A university partnership will help students earn digital badges to showcase their skills.
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Brandman U Adds Digital Badges for Competency Ed Students - Campus Technology

Brandman U Adds Digital Badges for Competency Ed Students - Campus Technology | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Brandman University has teamed with a private partner to provide digital badges for students in its online competency-based degree programs.
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Reward And Motivate Employees In Real Time With Digital Badges - Investor's Business Daily

Reward And Motivate Employees In Real Time With Digital Badges - Investor's Business Daily | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Companies such as Cornerstone OnDemand and Salesforce.com are embracing the power of digital badging to inspire employees. Here are tips for this new HR tool.
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Call for Papers and Demonstrations - The 2nd International Workshop on Open Badges in Education: From Learning Evidence to Learning Analytics

Call for Papers and Demonstrations - The 2nd International Workshop on Open Badges in Education: From Learning Evidence to Learning Analytics | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Call for papers - 2nd International Workshop on Open Badges in Education http://t.co/Ju8e4jlCu7 #OBIE2015
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Digital badging Part 3: Could earning digital badges help young people get a job? - Michigan State University Extension

Digital badging Part 3: Could earning digital badges help young people get a job? - Michigan State University Extension | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Michigan State University (MSU) Extension applies research from MSU to help Michigan residents solve everyday problems in agriculture, community development, nutrition, family finances, youth development and more.
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A New Credential For The Tech Industry - WBUR

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A New Credential For The Tech Industry
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She noted the Open Badges Initiative, an effort by the Mozilla Foundation and other organizations, to authenticate the kinds of learning that happen outside traditional school walls.
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Badges: Game, Reward, Professional Digital Credentials? | Stop and Learn English

Badges: Game, Reward, Professional Digital Credentials? | Stop and Learn English | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Badges: Game, Reward, Professional Digital Credentials? http://t.co/c1XfcUrT64 #30GoalsEdu, #DoNow_urjc, Projects, C1, Speaking, #DoNow...
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5 ways to design Badges and Virtual Rewards

5 ways to design Badges and Virtual Rewards | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Virtual rewards indicate accomplishing a special feat, serve as a symbol of authority or as a means of identification. How then, should one go about designing badges or other virtual rewards?
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Interested in digital badges? 9 critical issues to consider - eCampus News

Interested in digital badges? 9 critical issues to consider - eCampus News | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
The promise of digital badges for has not been lost on higher-ed; yet, there are many concerns—from business, faculty, and students--9 of which are critical
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Digital Badges: An emerging ecosystem of evidence

Digital Badges: An emerging ecosystem of evidence | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Digital badges are rapidly expanding into higher education and professional development. But what are they, and what do they do?
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Create a Badge with Google Drawing

Create a Badge with Google Drawing | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
If you have thought of creating your own badges here are the steps I use in Google Draw to create them. Create a Drawing From Google Drive create a Google Drawing. Resize the Canvas Use the File me...
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Badges: A New Measure of Professional Development - Campus Technology

Badges: A New Measure of Professional Development - Campus Technology | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Some higher ed institutions are experimenting with digital badges as a way to encourage and document learning among faculty and staff.
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Open Digital Badges - A conversation with Dr. Daniel Hickey & James Willis Ph.D.

Unlike conventional credentials, open digital badges can contain specific claims about learning, detailed evidence supporting those claims, and links to additional claims and evidence. This...
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Can Digital 'Badges' and 'Nanodegrees' Protect Job Seekers From a First-Round ... - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

Can Digital 'Badges' and 'Nanodegrees' Protect Job Seekers From a First-Round ... - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Or will impatient recruiters and résumé-reading robots threaten the value of alternative credentials?
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LinkedIn Sharpens Education Focus: Self-Serve Widget Lets Users Add Certifications While On Other Sites

LinkedIn Sharpens Education Focus: Self-Serve Widget Lets Users Add Certifications While On Other Sites | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
LinkedIn -- the social network for the working world -- has been working on launching various tools to increase the usefulness and engagement of its..
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Open Digital Badges Design Principles Documentation Project

In the 2012 Badges for Lifelong Learning Initiative, 30 organizations were funded to develop ecosystems for open digital badges. Indiana University's Center for Research on Learning and Technolog...
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Teaching Matters Introduces Digital Badges for Teacher-Leaders - T.H.E. Journal

Teaching Matters Introduces Digital Badges for Teacher-Leaders - T.H.E. Journal | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
The nonprofit launches a pilot program that will give "micro-credentials" to qualified teacher-leaders.
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Education Is Broken: Open Badges Might Be The Solution

Education Is Broken: Open Badges Might Be The Solution | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Pretty much anywhere you go today you can hear about the issues and challenges with our education system, especially in the United States.
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Penn State to build digital education credentials for NASA - Penn State News

Penn State to build digital education credentials for NASA - Penn State News | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
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Penn State to build digital education credentials for NASA
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Based on its success leading the NASA Aerospace Education Services Project, Penn State will contribute by building and developing a digital badge system.
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Will Open Badges help to map the human knowledge?

Will Open Badges help to map the human knowledge? | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Atomization and Fragmentation is one of the most common problems in Educational Badge usage. I suggest an approach to avoid this problems modifying Open Badges Metadata and suggesting a structure of inter-relationships between badges, receivers and
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Call for Chapters: Digital Badges in Education: Trends, Issues, and Cases | Distance-Educator.com

Call for Chapters: Digital Badges in Education: Trends, Issues, and Cases | Distance-Educator.com | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
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