badges

Badges,learning units and pathways

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This entry is part 1 of 5 in the seriesBadgesThis morning I was talking to a colleague about badges and the ‘why’ question arose. What is the point of issuing badges and is it worth the effort to go through whatever processes would be necessary […]

More on badges – Tuesday morning whiteboard

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This entry is part 2 of 5 in the seriesBadgesYesterday we had a small google hangout to discuss badges and informal learning. It was great to get to know Tim Riches (@triches) a bit and learn from his experiences and thoughts. We rambled some, raised […]

Badges, hackerspaces and freedom to learn

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This entry is part 3 of 5 in the seriesBadgesYesterday I gave a small presentation on badges for education. One of the reasons for my current fascination with badges is that they offer a possibility to expand what is viewed as valid and valued learning. […]

Show me your badges – an introduction to badges for education

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This entry is part 4 of 5 in the seriesBadgesThis is a recording of a short webinar I gave on November 20, 2012 for colleagues with no real knowledge of badges or their use. A small audience (7 or 8 people, I think) but interested […]

My intial thoughts on badges.

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This entry is part 5 of 5 in the seriesBadgesI, like many others it seems, have developed an interest in badges as a method for valuing learning that might otherwise go unrecognized (or unvalidated). I was spurred to look at badges as I began structuring […]