Level Up! What Faculty Need to Know About Digital Badges

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Live Webcast: April 30, 2019 | 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Eastern
Webcast Recording: Available 10 business days after the Live Webcast

$450.00

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Learn how badges can help you boost student engagement inside and outside of the classroom.

Badges have long been used in many arenas to designate achievements or prove mastery of skill, and higher education is no exception. Yet, many faculty members are not quite sure how these sought-after visual credentials can pose solutions to various challenges inside and outside of the classroom.   

Join us for a 60-minute webcast to learn more about:

  • Why students value these digital badges
  • The nuts and bolts behind badges
  • Various ways faculty can incorporate badges into the student learning experience
  • Distinct examples of how faculty have adopted badges to increase student persistence and engagement

You will leave this webcast more confident and better prepared to kickstart an effective badging system in your classroom.

Who Should Attend

This webcast will benefit those faculty members and faculty developers who are looking to introduce a digital badging system to motivate their students. The content of this training will also be suitable for those who want to learn more about the benefits of digital badging in higher education.  

Instructor

Michael P. Macklin

Associate Provost for Workforce Partnerships/Development, Colorado Community College System

Through Mr. Macklin’s work with digital badges, he is leveraging the power of digital credential opportunities in advanced manufacturing, healthcare and information technology. He understands that digital badges are key in sustaining and expanding workforce skill sets with community and business partners as this allows for unprecedented access to affordable reskilling and upskilling opportunities. Read Michael’s full bio here.

 

Questions About the Event? Email this event’s Program Manager, Ashley Brand.

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  1. Live webcast session – a live presentation where you have the chance to ask questions and get personalized answers from our expert speakers. You must purchase the product prior to the live date in order to attend the live session.
  2. Webcast recording – a recording of our live session that you can access anywhere, anytime.

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