Additional Information

Created on Jul 25, 2014

Kyle Bowen. "Digital Badges as an Open Passport for Learning" (ELI webinar, 07 January 2013). Available online at https://educause.adobeconnect.com/_a729300474/p89sqjpofze/ (overview of Purdue University's student "Passport" initiative).

Kevin Carey. "A Future Full of Badges" (profile of the UC-Davis "Sustainable Agriculture" program). The Chronicle of Higher Education 08 February 2012. Available online at: http://chronicle.com/article/A-Future-Full-of-Badges/131455/.

"CTSI Adds Course and New Features to the Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) Orientation Program." University of Minnesota Brief (10 July 2014). Available online at http://blog.lib.umn.edu/ctsi/news/2014/07/ctsi-adds-course-and-new-features-to-the-clinical-research-coordinator-crc-orientation-program.html.

EDUCAUSE Library. "7 Things You Should Know About Competency-Based Education." Available online at http://net.educause.edu/ir/library/pdf/ELI7105.pdf.

EDUCAUSE Library. "Micro-Credentialing" (links to related resources). Available online at http://www.educause.edu/library/micro-credentialing.

Paul Fain. "Competency Based Education Gets a Boost from the Education Department: Experimenting with Aid." Inside Higher Ed (23 July 2014). Available online at http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2014/07/23/competency-based-education-gets-boost-education-department#sthash.IxfdXr5j.dpbs.

Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory (HASTAC). "Badges for Lifelong Learning" (dynamic catalog of badge initiatives in a variety of educational contexts). Available online at https://www.hastac.org/groups/badges-lifelong-learning.

Pieter Kleymeer and Emily Puckett Rodgers. "Amplifying Openness with Rewards" (overview of the University of Michigan Open.Michigan initiative). Open Education Conference presentation (26 October 2011). Available online at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lbj4agUyVAw (accompanying slide deck and resource document).

Susan Manning. "Badges/Digital Badges" (curated del.icio.us bookmark collection). Available online at https://delicious.com/smanning/badges.

Kyle Peck and Chris Gamrat. "Using Digital Badges: Video Recording" [describes a Penn State digital badging project]. Available online at http://innovation.ed.psu.edu/2013/06/using-digital-badges-video-recording/.

Charles Tsai. "The Case for Social Innovation Micro-Credentials" (overview of the socioeconomic changes that have given rise to microcredentialing). Stanford Social Innovation Review Blog (post date: 01 July 2014). Available online at http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/the_case_for_social_innovation_micro_credentials.