Why Digital Badges?
- Digital Badges represent a different approach to credentials, one that places the focus on individual students and their learning accomplishments.
- A digital badge is an online record of achievement, badges can recognize the completion of projects within a traditional college program or acknowledge experience gained through community efforts, online learning venues or work-related projects.
- Digital badges can support connected learning environments by motivating learning and signaling achievement both within particular communities as well as across communities and institutions.
- Digital badges can capture complete learning path (granular, stacked, and evidenced-based)