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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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How Badges Really Work in Higher Education « Online Learning ...

Digital badge initiatives at colleges and universities across the country are challenging assumptions about learning and assessment. Digital badges are getting a serious look on many university campuses because they may allow ...
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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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Blackboard Validates Mozilla Digital Badges - T.H.E. Journal

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Blackboard Validates Mozilla Digital Badges
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By Dian Schaffhauser; 06/19/13.
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Mozilla's Open Badges Program Picks Up Some Big Backers

Mozilla's Open Badges Program Picks Up Some Big Backers | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
It’s been a big month for badges:
• The largest citywide summer learning program in the nation, the City of Chicago Summer Of Learning, has gained lots of momentum, with over 100 participating...
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Mozilla's OpenBadges & Clinton Global Initiative announces 2 Million Better Futures

2 Million Better Futures Employers need talent; workers need jobs. Open Badges is a 21st Century credentialing approach that connects the two so both businesses and individuals thrive. More...
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Open Badges- Learning Happens Everywhere | Synergy Learning ...

Open Badges- Learning Happens Everywhere | Synergy Learning ... | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
What Open Badges is, where to create your own and download our Moodle Maestro Badge for your Moodle site.
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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Badging in the Classroom--Our ... - T.H.E. Journal

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Badging in the Classroom--Our ... - T.H.E. Journal | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Badging in the Classroom--Our ...
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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Badging in the Classroom--Our Definitive Guide.
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IRIDESCENT: Badge based gamification: is this just the thing that ...

Before these trends get too overblown, I'd like to dissect and compare two terms that are on their way to becoming the next big thing in education: gamification and badges. Gamification is a very broad term, that basically ...
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Moodle 2.5 Adds Open Badges Support, Bootstrap Theme - T.H.E. Journal

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Moodle 2.5 Adds Open Badges Support, Bootstrap Theme
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The future of credentials: Will degrees and resumes make room for the badge? - The Seattle Times (blog)

The future of credentials: Will degrees and resumes make room for the badge? - The Seattle Times (blog) | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
The future of credentials: Will degrees and resumes make room for the badge?
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I'd heard about badges — think Girl Scouts, but geekier — for a while.
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Rethinking Digital Badges - The Blue Review

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Rethinking Digital Badges
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Over the past couple of years, digital badges have become a hot topic in higher education.
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Gamification moves beyond badges - Direct Marketing News

Gamification moves beyond badges - Direct Marketing News | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Marketers are increasingly focusing on making rewards relevant, varied, and alluring enough to keep individuals coming back to play.
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A Short Story About Open Badges | about Badges

A Short Story About Open Badges | about Badges | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
I created a short animation with my smartphone (and many postits;)) to tell the story of @openbadges and why they are so awesome. Mad props to Emily Goligosk...
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Better Futures for 2 Million Americans Through Open Badges — MacArthur Foundation

Better Futures for 2 Million Americans Through Open Badges — MacArthur Foundation | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
RT @chrisftaylor: Open Badges from the MacArthur Foundation + the Clinton Global Initiative (+ Mozilla/OBI) http://t.co/WE8eJ7YfWu via @sha…
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How can schools prepare for the future? - The Guardian

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How can schools prepare for the future?
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By concerning themselves with "butterflies", he says, school leaders can recover a sense of power amid a stream of destabilising central government initiatives.
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Put a Badge On It | edtechdigest.com

Put a Badge On It | edtechdigest.com | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
While there are numerous types of badging technologies, the Mozilla Open Badges for Lifelong Learning initiative has established a framework for the scalable, stable, growth of badge ecosystems. The Mozilla framework ...
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PascaleHP's curator insight, July 16, 2013 12:04 PM

link to the upcoming MOOC included

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Beyond Badges: Why Gamify? | Edutopia

Beyond Badges: Why Gamify? | Edutopia | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Social studies teacher and ed tech adjunct Matthew Farber describes his quest into the research about why gamification works.
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Design Principles for Assessing Learning with Digital Badges - Hastac

Design Principles for Assessing Learning with Digital Badges - Hastac | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
This post is cross-posted at Remediating Assessment. Rebecca Itow and Daniel Hickey. This post introduces the emerging design principles for assessing learning with digital badges. This is the second of four posts that will ...
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Are Open Badges the future for accrediting skills? - Doug Belshaw and Tim Riches

Mozilla's new infrastructure for enabling the accreditation of informal learning, Open Badges, has been gaining momentum over the last year. Aiming to 'solve the problem' of recognition for...
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re-mediating assessment: Badges Design Principles Database ...

re-mediating assessment: Badges Design Principles Database ... | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
This post is a brief update about the design principles that have emerged in our analyses and interviews of the 30 DML badges awardees. Starting in a few days, we will begin posting the initial set of design principles for using ...
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Welcome to the world of Open Badges - Learning Pool

Welcome to the world of Open Badges - Learning Pool | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
Learning Pool have been watching Open Badges and can see some real opportunity for members of their community to take advantage of this new technology.
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TTT#343 P2PU's Lanch of a New Version of Open Badges with ...

TTT#343 P2PU's Lanch of a New Version of Open Badges with ... | The Daily Badger | Scoop.it
As Grantees of the Digital Media and Learning Competition http://dmlcompetition.net/Competition/4/winners.php, Peer 2 Peer University has created a platform for anyone who wants to make and issue Badges.
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How digital badges could revolutionise ICT teaching – a plan. at blog. mrstacey. org.uk

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How digital badges could revolutionise ICT teaching – a plan. http://t.co/zLurRsCukS #digitalbadges
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