Recent article on Digital Badges

May 1, 2017 at 2:00 pm Leave a comment

Here is an article that might interest: Ferdig, R.E. , et al. (2017, Mar./Apr.)  Going Digital With Badges. Principal, 96(4), 26-29.

From the article:

  • Badges reward accomplishment and demonstrate a set of shared metrics. They showcase learning (p. 26)
  • there are 3 key reasons for using digital badges: students are already engage in opportunities for badges in their daily lives; you can use badges to rethink assessment; badges can shape learning (p. 28).

Here are a couple of other online resources

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