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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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MoMA to Use Credly to Issue Digital Badges for Online Course Completion - Marketwired (press release)

MoMA to Use Credly to Issue Digital Badges for Online Course Completion - Marketwired (press release) | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
MoMA to Use Credly to Issue Digital Badges for Online Course Completion Marketwired (press release) NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 01, 2013) - Credly, the leading platform for managing digital badges and credentials, announced that The Museum...
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Educators Hail Launch of Makebadges—New Web Tool for Creating Digital ... - DigitalJournal.com

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Open Badges: Has the jury come back yet? - www.intrallect.com

Open Badges: Has the jury come back yet? - www.intrallect.com | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
If you have been aware of Mozilla’s Open Badges initiative since it was launched in September 2011 you may be wondering, as I am, how it is going.
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Learning Futures » Open Badges are more than Pretty Pictures

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One of the reasons why Open Badges are so popular is their ability to make visible what people have achieved. And the way to make the achievements visible is through the display of a picture. Several times I commented that ...
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re-mediating assessment: In Theory and In Practice: Digital Badges ...

re-mediating assessment: In Theory and In Practice: Digital Badges ... | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
re-mediating assessment. wherein we consider the possibilities for participatory approaches to assessment of learning with digital badges, online learning, open courses, MOOCs, and beyond ...
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MOOC Convenes Educators, Employers, and Workforce Developers to Explore ... - PR Web (press release)

MOOC Convenes Educators, Employers, and Workforce Developers to Explore ... - PR Web (press release) | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
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Using Badges for Faculty Development: The Badges

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This is the second in a series of posts that detail our new system of badges and points. We currently offer seventeen badges that faculty and staff who participate in our faculty development progra...
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Going beyond a degree with digital badges, social media

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Platforms like Merit, Open Badges, and Degreed help students expand upon their academic accomplishments through social media. (Going beyond a degree with digital badges, social media: When LinkedIn, the social network for professionals, ...
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WCET to Launch MOOC on Badges as New Currency for Professional ... - Consumer Electronics Net

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Open Badges - Pontydysgu – Bridge to Learning - Educational ...

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A new nationwide Open Badges initiative has been launched by DigitalMe in the UK. Badge the UK has been developed to help organisations and businesses recognise young people's skills and achievements online.
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Learning In Afterschool Blog: The Potential of Digital Badges

The Learning in Afterschool & Summer project is working to promote the use of digital badges through our partnership with Youtopia and Public Profit. Below is a blog authored by Nikki Yamashiro that appeared on the ...
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A Principal's Reflections: Integration of Digital Badges to Acknowledge Professional Learning

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Great read. MT @NMHS_Principal: Integration of Digital Badges to Acknowledge Professional Learning: http://t.co/oTiEUiO4xB #edchat #ce13
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Value, Cognitive Authority, and Digital Badges

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The major question that I have had since I’ve started exploring new hosting opportunities for our ORMS badges involves aspects of value, credibility, and “sincerity” of design involved in our badging infrastructure. Put simply, I believe that people will make judgments about the believability, credibility, and relevance of the digital badges based on elements of the metadata, the images used, and where the badge is hosted.

 


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An argument for the view that "people will make judgments about the believability, credibility, and relevance [of] digital badges based on elements of the metadata, the images used, and where the badge is hosted" -  likely to have relevance for the #oerrhub hypotheses on informal assessment methods and informal support for learning.

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Keeping Up With… Digital Badges For Instruction

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The latest edition of Keeping Up With…, ACRL's new online current awareness publication featuring concise briefs on trends in academic librarianship and higher education, is now available. This month's issue features a ...
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Are digital badges the new 'disruptive' technology? | Distance ...

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Over the last year, the concept of digital badges has been gaining momentum in states and school district initiatives across the country. But thanks to a new standard, emerging technology experts are calling digital badges the ...
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Mozilla Open Badges 101: Behind the Badges (a webinar)

Open Badges Webinar Series Mozilla Open Badges 101: Behind the Badges Click for the accompanying slides: http://bit.ly/OB101Sept19slides Mozilla's Open Badge... (Missed the #OpenBadges webinar today?
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Disrupting the Diploma - LinkedIn Today

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Disrupting the Diploma LinkedIn Today In 2011, Mozilla introduced Open Badges, an initiative to develop free software and an open technical standard that any organization or individual can use to issue verified digital badges that symbolize a skill...
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Badges: New Currency for Professional Credentials « WCET Frontiers

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Mozilla Open Badges for Lifelong Learning initiative has established a framework for the scalable, stable, growth of badge ecosystems. The Mozilla framework includes a structure for defining and issuing badges that share ...
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Report: Digital Badges Help Learners Demonstrate Accomplishments, Need ... - T.H.E. Journal

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Clinton's Open Badge Replaces College For Many | BUZZYA

Clinton's Open Badge Replaces College For Many | BUZZYA | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Buzzya.com. Clinton's Open Badge Initiative. A digital badge is an online representation of a skill you've earned. Open Badges take that concept one step further, and allows you to verify your skills, interests and achievements ...
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Unique Learning Badges - innovation for recognition of learning in youth work and beyond

"UNIQUE Learning Badges" has been developed through European cooperation and offers a whole range of badge supported learning opportunities that ensures the ...
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Badges, Game-Based Learning, and The Source ARG | HASTAC

Badges, Game-Based Learning, and The Source ARG | HASTAC | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
From July through August 2013, the Game Changer Chicago Design Lab is running an Alternate Reality Game (ARG) called The Source for over 140 high school youth on the South Side of Chicago. The game deals with ...
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New White Paper Outlines the Potential of Open Badges for Users of ...

MyKnowledgeMap have today announced the release of their latest white paper entitled ‘Open Badges: Portable rewards for learner achievements’, outlining how adopting the Open Badges initiative from Mozilla can ...
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