This prezi provides you with an overview of digital badges, their purpose and how they can be implemented with a classroom. The questions presented at the end will be discussed in class on September 19th.
ClassBadges is an easy and free website where teachers can create and award badges to their students. Badges can be aligned with state standards or preexisting school awards (example: student of the month). Watch this video for tips and tricks on how to implement badges into a classroom!
"Digital badges are a way of forcing educators to recognize that learning is
no longer confined to a classroom and is taking place anytime, anywhere..."
What others benefits can you think of to employing a digital badge system within the classroom? Any drawbacks? Come with ideas to share in class on September 19th.