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Moving forward with digital badges

D Ifenthaler, D West, K Flintoff, J Lodge, D Gibson, S Beattie, L Irving, M Lewis, K Coleman, A Lockley

ASCILITE 2016 - Conference Proceedings - 33rd International Conference of Innovation, Practice and Research in the Use of Educational Technologies in Tertiary Education: Show Me the Learning | Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education | Published : 2016

Abstract

This symposium is based on a recently published edited volume “Foundations of Digital Badges and Micro-Credentials” which aims to provide insight into how digital badges may enhance formal and informal education by focusing on technical design issues including organizational requirements, instructional design, and deployment. All panel members are contributors to the edited volume and will share their perspectives on (1) digital badges’ impact on learning and assessment, (2) digital badges within instructional design and technological frameworks, and (3) the importance of stakeholders for the implementation of digital badges.

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