Jim Buckingham and Vance Stevens discuss relevance of “badge” systems for promoting PD amongst teachers both locally and globally

Learning2gether Episode 150

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https://learning2getherdotnet.files.wordpress.com/2013/04/2013apr01badges-10-001-64k.mp3

Elluminate Recording URLs

Where? Elluminate http://learningtimesevents.org/webheads/

What? Jim’s notes: http://buckinsand.titanpad.com/245

Topics include

James’s vision of all of this? “some sort of online community or even course (a la Coursera) where skills are learned by someone .. but vetted by an x number of peers, with the badge earned via successful peer review, and posting of the evidence supporting the application for a badge .. somewhere on the internet .. so others can learn from it.. and perhaps even build upon it.”

Some brainstorming ideas:

 

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