open badges

How scientists are using digital badges
The open source world pioneered the use of digital badges to reward skills, achievements, and to signal transparency and openness. Scientific journals should apply open source methods, and use digital badges to encourage transparency and openness in scientific publications.
0 comments Posted 22 Aug 2016 by Marcus D. Hanwell Feed
open  here
Online, we know what open education looks like: P2PU, MOOC, Coursera, MITx—pick your favorite acronym. But, what does open education look like in person, and how do we capture its value in transferable artifacts with lasting impact? At the University of Michigan School of Information, a group of... Read more
0 comments Posted 26 Mar 2013 by QuasiCon 2013 Feed
Mozilla Open Badges ships beta release
Adding skills and achievements to your online identity When Mozilla’s Open Badges project began in late 2010, it was little more than a demo and an audaciously big idea: what if we could use the web to create whole new ways to "show what you know? Today, that big idea is becoming reality, with... Read more
0 comments Posted 11 Apr 2012 by Matt Thompson Feed