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Transformational Teaching, Thinking, and Technology
A collection of articles, websites, and apps designed to catalyze creativity and success in today's schools!
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Put a Badge On It

Put a Badge On It | Transformational Teaching, Thinking, and Technology | Scoop.it
Opportunities for connected learning through a newly emerging ecosystem. GUEST COLUMN | by Deborah Everhart In the past year, we’ve seen a flurry of highly publicized new phenomena in education.

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For the badgers out there.

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The future of credentials: Will degrees and resumes make room for the badge?

The future of credentials: Will degrees and resumes make room for the badge? | Transformational Teaching, Thinking, and Technology | Scoop.it
How do we tell other people what we’re good at? It’s an important question. Not just when it’s time to look for work, but when we’re signing up for activities, applying to colleges, or just trying to pass second grade.

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Let's start the discussion! I want to earn my "Discussionizer" badge!

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The Evolving use of Badges in Education

The Evolving use of Badges in Education | Transformational Teaching, Thinking, and Technology | Scoop.it
Rewards as a Way to Motivate Students to Learn Today’s schools commonly use grade-based evaluations where students get rewarded for the knowledge they gain.

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Badges?!? We DO need these badges!

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