Earn Digital Badges to Share on Social Media
Workshop presented by Nancy Friday/AlphaPlus for educators and learners at the June 2014 Laubach Literacy Ontarion Conference in Orillia, Ontario.
- 1. Earn Digital Badges to Share on Social Media June 14, 2014 Nancy Friday firstname.lastname@example.org
- 2. EarnDigitalBadges Workshop Overview Register in Moodle Create a Mozilla Backpack What are digital badges? Digital badges and Open badges Earn badges Upload badges into your Backpack Share badges on social media Where can I earn more badges? Wrap up
- 3. EarnDigitalBadges Tools we are using today http://laubach.alphaplus.ca
- 4. EarnDigitalBadges Tools we are using today http://backpack.openbadges.org
- 5. EarnDigitalBadges Why use these tools? Earn badges in courses including Moodle Collect and organize digital badges in Backpack Display badges in your social media sites Image credit http://www.openbadges.org/about/
- 6. EarnDigitalBadges Moodle Registration http://laubach.alphaplus.ca Write down your username and password.
- 7. EarnDigitalBadges Moodle Course Enrolment
- 8. EarnDigitalBadges Moodle Course Enrolment Click on Digital Badges to enroll in the course.
- 9. EarnDigitalBadges Mozilla Backpack setup http://backpack.openbadges.org Use the same email Used for your Moodle account
- 10. EarnDigitalBadges Earn badges Backpack setup Write down your email and password. Later when you upload a badge into the Backpack you will be asked to login in. You must confirm your new account from your email.
- 11. EarnDigitalBadges A question Have you earned a badge of any kind before? Image credit http://holisticsquid.com/qa-raw-milk-and-lactose-intolerance-beauty-products-kids-supplements-and-more/
- 12. EarnDigitalBadges Badges are not new Image credit http://iacmc.forumotion.com/t4832-canadian-para-wings-and-patches-help-required Image credit http://www.calgaryhighlanders.com/traditions/regimentaldress/deu.htm Image credit http://www.680news.com/2013/12/17/hamilton-officer-dies-after-shooting-in-police-station/ Image credit http://www.calgaryhighlanders.com/2006/transitions2006.htm
- 13. EarnDigitalBadges Badges are not new Image credit http://www.ryerson.ca/feas/programs/wie/badgeday.html Image credit http://www.guidingproject.info/catalogue/brownies_old1.html
- 14. EarnDigitalBadges Badges are not new Image credit http://www.pixar.com/features_films/UP Image credit http://pixar.wikia.com/Russell
- 15. EarnDigitalBadges Digital badges are relatively new Foursquare is a social media game to compete against your friends to check in at various locations. Earning badges proves that you are more social than your friends. Elite badges allow the best of the best to stand out. Image credit http://www.4squarebadges.com
- 16. EarnDigitalBadges Digital badges in education https://www.khanacademy.org/badges
- 17. EarnDigitalBadges Open digital badges in the community http://badgecentre.ca/
- 18. EarnDigitalBadges Digital badges in adult education http://lincs.ed.gov/publications/pdf/AIR_Digital_Badge_Report_508.pdf How are badges different from credentialing methods used in the past? What are the roles for quality and content standard in issuing badges? Where do badges derive their value, what is their value, and how might it evolve? What adult education issues might arise for public sector involvement in badges?
- 19. EarnDigitalBadges Open badge anatomy Much like cash, digital badges are portable and verifiable. An open badge is a digital graphic with a name accompanied by a description awarded to a person by another person or organization (issuer) who has demonstrated specific skills/knowledge. By being instantly verifiable (evidence, issuer) open badges have an advantage over paper-based degrees, resumes, and transcripts.
- 20. EarnDigitalBadges Digital badges vs. diplomas and resumes Image credit http://urgh.weebly.com/snapshots.html https://twitter.com/nafnafnaf
- 21. EarnDigitalBadges Open badge example
- 22. EarnDigitalBadges Open badge shared on Twitter https://twitter.com/nafnafnaf
- 23. EarnDigitalBadges Open badges in an e-portfolio http://donpresant.ca
- 24. EarnDigitalBadges Issuers use badges for: college or secondary school courses camp or seasonal activity recreational activity employee training professional credentialing personalized learning Recipients seek badges for: creating a record of accomplishment accumulating badges to demonstrate expertise displaying badges to represent participation in events sharing with potential employers or admissions offices Uses of digital badges Credit: Accreditrust Badges 101 course 2014
- 25. EarnDigitalBadges Earn a badge / http://www.openbadges.org/earn/
- 26. EarnDigitalBadges Send a badge to the Backpack /
- 27. EarnDigitalBadges Send a badge to the Backpack /
- 28. EarnDigitalBadges Send a badge to the Backpack /
- 29. EarnDigitalBadges Put my badge into a collection /
- 30. EarnDigitalBadges Put my badge into a collection
- 31. EarnDigitalBadges Share on Twitter
- 32. EarnDigitalBadges Earn, collect, organize, display badges Earn badges in courses including Moodle Collect and organize digital badges in Backpack Display badges in your social media sites Image credit http://www.openbadges.org/about/
- 33. EarnDigitalBadges Time to earn some more digital badges! http://laubach.alphaplus.ca
- 34. EarnDigitalBadges Go into the Digital Badges course Locate and open the General category to find the course . Click on the course name to enter the course.
- 35. EarnDigitalBadges Earn a badge or two today
- 36. EarnDigitalBadges Moodle Badges Trial course
- 37. UsingOpenBadges Thank you for your participation! Thank you! Image credit http://nicholasjv.blogspot.ca/2012/01/international-thank-you-day-2012.html