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re-mediating assessment: The Varied Functions of Digital Badges in ...

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Along the way, this post explores (a) how open badges are different than grades and other static (i.e., non-networked, evidence-free) credentials, (b) how we incorporated evidence of learning directly into the badges, and (c) the role of badges in...
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MOOCs, Badges and Open Educational Resources (OER): Online Conference

MOOCs, Badges and Open Educational Resources (OER): Online Conference | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Next week, Jisc RSC in the UK will be hosting a free online conference to discuss open badges, MOOCs and OERs over three days using the same Blackboard platform we used to host the Open Badges... (#MOOCs, @OpenBadges & Open Edu.
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Tech Transformation: Badges part 1 - for students

Tech Transformation: Badges part 1 - for students | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Open badges brings badging to education and provides a way to socially recognize accomplishments and encourage a skills-based approach to education while bringing in gamification to learning. The idea is to help ...
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Withings launches activity badges for gamification-based wellness ...

Withings launches activity badges for gamification-based wellness ... | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Scout-type badges are indeed a good way to add playfullness to a challenge. Collecting these “signs of success” quickly becomes a game and you end up wanting to receive more, which motivates you to do the right thing.
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Who's Got Game? Some Buyers Intrigued By Gaming Tactics, If Not Badges - Business Travel News

Who's Got Game? Some Buyers Intrigued By Gaming Tactics, If Not Badges - Business Travel News | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Who's Got Game? Some Buyers Intrigued By Gaming Tactics, If Not Badges Business Travel News With the right setup, travel buyers nowadays can apply frequent, detailed reports to those traditional concepts about incentives, competition and...
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Buzzmath Launches Common Core Aligned Open Badges - PR Web (press release)

Buzzmath Launches Common Core Aligned Open Badges - PR Web (press release) | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Buzzmath Launches Common Core Aligned Open Badges PR Web (press release) One of the first Open Badges systems built in collaboration with Mozilla, the MacArthur Foundation, and HASTAC is now accessible in Buzzmath, Scolab Inc.'s math practice...
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Signs Of Change: American Alliance of Museums' Digital Badges - Associations Now

Signs Of Change: American Alliance of Museums' Digital Badges - Associations Now | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Signs Of Change: American Alliance of Museums' Digital Badges Associations Now In the past two years she's become increasingly interested in digital credentialing—a form of online education in which the student receives a publicly visible “badge,”...
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SQA investigates opportunities with Mozilla's Open Badges initiative

There was a flurry of twitter activity last month when the Scottish Qualification Authority announced its intention to investigate the opportunities presented by an innovative approach to displayin...
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LOOCing into the future of digital learning - University of British Columbia

LOOCing into the future of digital learning - University of British Columbia | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
University of British Columbia LOOCing into the future of digital learning University of British Columbia The two units have introduced the University's first LOOC, or local open online course, as part of UBC's Master of Educational Technology...
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Open Digital Badges and Medical Education #openbadgesMOOC ...

Open Digital Badges and Medical Education #openbadgesMOOC ... | The Daily Badger | 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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Tech Transformation: Badges as currency for teacher professional ...

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Badges as currency for teacher professional development. This year at school we have introduced personalized PD for our teachers based on them identifying their strengths and areas of growth. Every teacher at school is ...
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DigitalMe Launches New Online Accreditation 'Open Badges' for Students ... - PR Web (press release)

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New Digital Badges are now available for young people to earn by completing Safe - the Certificate in Social Networking.
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Open Badges: What it is and Why it Matters | LearnDash

Open Badges: What it is and Why it Matters | LearnDash | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
To help accomplish this, the Mozilla Open Badges initiative was born. What is it? I could write a few sentences about Open Badges, but I believe the description on their website sums it up perfectly: Get recognition for learning ...
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Julia Steiny: Digital Badges Bust Out of School-Defined Learning - GoLocal Worcester

Julia Steiny: Digital Badges Bust Out of School-Defined Learning - GoLocal Worcester | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Julia Steiny: Digital Badges Bust Out of School-Defined Learning GoLocal Worcester Well, they're basically a high-tech version of Boy Scout badges, certifying that the young man sporting one of the iconic patches on his sash actually knows...
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Digital Badges at the Agricultural Sustainability Institute - The Wheel

At last month's DOLCE Meeting, Joanna Normoyle presented on the interesting work she's been doing at the UC Davis Agricultural Sustainability Insti.
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How Honored is different from Raptr: Gamers get real badges for virtual ... - VentureBeat

How Honored is different from Raptr: Gamers get real badges for virtual ... - VentureBeat | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
How Honored is different from Raptr: Gamers get real badges for virtual ...
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Open Badges: a visual, learner-centric approach to recognising ...

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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 Glover and Farzana Latif ...
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Badges for Learning: Gamification and Education

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After yesterday's class discussion on gamification and it's potential in the education space, I decided to learn more. My quest to learn more is driven by pure curiosity, my experience as an AmeriC...
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Make Badges | Teacher Tech

Make Badges | Teacher Tech | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Recently I discovered Makebadges. http://www.makebadg.es/badge.html This website makes it really easy to create badges, avatars and banners. I am able to upload my own icons into the center of the badges.
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One Million Open Badges Pledged to Recognise Learning and Skills via ... - PR Web (press release)

One Million Open Badges Pledged to Recognise Learning and Skills via ... - PR Web (press release) | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
One Million Open Badges Pledged to Recognise Learning and Skills via ...
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re-mediating assessment: What Do You Mean by 'Badges?'

re-mediating assessment: What Do You Mean by 'Badges?' | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
RT @ProExam: Basically, "digital badges are web-enabled #credentials." Great #OpenBadges explanatory post http://t.co/dkyWPz822k (@dthickey)
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Gamifying Business to Drive Employee Engagement and Performance

By adding game mechanics holistically to training and other business-critical processes, organizations can improve employee engagement, boost productivity and l ("#Gamification is much more than leader boards and badges".Read what @afanning has to...
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Five Ways Digital Badges Can Influence Learning | The EvoLLLution

Five Ways Digital Badges Can Influence Learning | The EvoLLLution | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Unlike grades, badges can contain data that describe an achievement, the criteria required to meet the achievement and evidence of how those criteria were met. Badges can supplement traditional grades by providing a ...
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Badges, credit, and accreditation in online edu...

Badges, credit, and accreditation in online edu... | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Digital badges represent a new, innovative mechanism for verifying achievement and attainment of pre-specified skills and competencies in higher education.
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CORONA-NORCO: 'Digital badges' inspire students to learn - Press-Enterprise

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Dylan Palacpac, 15, looks at the digital badges he has earned Friday Oct. 4, at John F. Kennedy Middle College High School in Norco.
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