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5 ways to design Badges and Virtual Rewards

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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

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Digital badges are rapidly expanding into higher education and professional development. But what are they, and what do they do?
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CLTV - Why Should You Care About Badges? - 9/4/2013

http://connectedlearning.tv/why-should-you-care-about-badges How are we using badges to enable a complex, robust ecology of learning to support more just & e...
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About | Open Badges | Sasha Thackaberry

About | Open Badges | Sasha Thackaberry | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Sasha About | Open Badges tags: Badges mozilla education assessment digital gamification Badges | Topics on EdSurge tags: topics badges virtual resources research CSOL | Earn tags: badges virtual k12 partnerships college ...
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The Case for Social Innovation Micro-Credentials (SSIR)

The Case for Social Innovation Micro-Credentials (SSIR) | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Digital badges as a credentialing tool may force us to re-think and redesign education, especially for emerging fields such as social innovation.
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Science Merit Badges - Scientific American (blog)

Science Merit Badges - Scientific American (blog) | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Science Merit Badges Scientific American (blog) I was only in the Girl Scouts for a few years, but I really like the idea of merit badges: you do a task, master a skill, learn something new, and you get a physical token of your achievement to...
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Alliance to Increase Access To Open Badges — MacArthur Foundation

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Smithsonian Education Offers Opportunities for Summer Learning

Smithsonian Education Offers Opportunities for Summer Learning | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
The Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access is helping students avoid the summer learning slide with a collection of self-directed, project-based learning activities through its Smithsonian Quests program. Smithsonian Quests motivate young people with personal coaching from the Smithsonian and reward their achievements with digital badges.
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Using Badges in the Elementary Classroom | Educational Aspirations

Using Badges in the Elementary Classroom | Educational Aspirations | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
During the last #msmathchat the topic of digital badges was brought to the forefront. The idea of badges in the classroom has always interested me. I was first exposed to the idea of using badges in the classroom by ...
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Learning and Mozilla OpenBadges, Rachel Lawson - Vicky Teinaki

Learning and Mozilla OpenBadges, Rachel Lawson - Vicky Teinaki | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Rachel Lawson spoke at Drupal Camp Yorkshire on better ways than 'bits of paper' to recognise learning, and how to use Mozilla Open Badges on a Drupal site.
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Dallas to become learning lab for students seeking digital badges - Dallas Morning News

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Dallas to become learning lab for students seeking digital badges
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Students who spend the summer visiting museums, the zoo and public libraries could earn special digital badges through the new Dallas City of Learning project.
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Elevate | University Campus Suffolk: Open Badges Generator

Elevate | University Campus Suffolk: Open Badges Generator | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
We have been looking recently at how we could issue Open Badges, an initiative backed by the Mozilla foundation for standardising the issuing of badges for 'verifying learning'. There are many systems available for issuing ...
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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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Digital badging: What do high school students think of digital badges? – Part 2 | MSU Extension

Digital badging: What do high school students think of digital badges? – Part 2 | MSU Extension | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Youth participating in 4-H Renewable Energy Camp were issued digital badges for the content and skills demonstrated at camp.
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Want to issue open badges? Here are some options. | Etale - Life in ...

Want to issue open badges? Here are some options. | Etale - Life in ... | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
July 27, 2014 badges, blog, educational technology, software 6 comments. As I've written a bit about micro-credentials and digital badges this year, I have a growing number of people asking me about how they can start designing and issuing badges.
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Serious Badging - Gamification needs to reach another level in Education

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Serious Badging – Gamification needs to reach another level in Education http://t.co/2yRcBaEIIt http://t.co/vvTnuvTWBb
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techJOYnT Gives Students In STEM Fields The Recognition They Deserve Using ... - DigitalJournal.com

techJOYnT Gives Students In STEM Fields The Recognition They Deserve Using ...
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A Badges Infographic | Open Badges

A Badges Infographic | Open Badges | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Check out this awesome #openbadges infographic from @OpenBadgesUBC: http://t.co/65dTrAsuEb http://t.co/mHr8Te1KLy
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#openbadgesMOOC Session 10 - Badges & Alternative Credentialing

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Badges: New Currency for Professional Credentials Session 10: Badges & Alternative Credentialing
#openbadgesMOOC This week on the #openbadgesMOOC, New Currency for Professional Credentials, we...
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Training Industry Magazine - Winter 2014 - The Promise of Badges for Learning and Development

Digital Edition (RT @addetrick: The Promise of Badges for Learning and Development http://t.co/NQJm1Aj3AB via @TrainingIndustr)
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Educational Badges: An Introduction - Linkis.com

Educational Badges: An Introduction - Linkis.com | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
The Badge Project is not meant to take the place of your excellent classroom lessons teachers are preparing, rather these online opportunities will empower student understanding and give them an additional chance to experience education in a real...
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Pilot summer education program will offer 'digital badges' for as many as 3000 ... - Tribune-Review

Pilot summer education program will offer 'digital badges' for as many as 3000 ... - Tribune-Review | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Pilot summer education program will offer 'digital badges' for as many as 3000 ...
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They can earn “digital badges” to share on social media and offer as proof to potential employers or college recruiters of skills and experiences.
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Badges For Learning Series, Part 3: A Case Against Standardized ...

Badges For Learning Series, Part 3: A Case Against Standardized ... | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Below is my latest monthly post for the DMLcentral blog. Please feel free to read below but I'd love to know your thoughts and read your comments here. In my first two posts in this series (“My Beef With Badges” and “Getting ...
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