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What about these Badges?

There are a number of resources that can provide more information about the badge program.  We encourage you to explore these and let us know what you think. 

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Should MERLOT Participate in the Badge Program? 2 Replies

The recent issue of the From the Vineyardprovided some resources for information about badges. This new type of badging would involve create specific icons that can not only be displayed in MERLOT,…Continue

Started by Cathy Swift. Last reply by Cathy Swift Jan 19, 2012.

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Comment by Elizabeth Housewright on February 21, 2012 at 9:21am

I read the Chronicle article on badges/certifications and also read Christensen/Eyring's book The Innovative University (I'm a big believer in the power of disruptive innovations.)  Who better to get experience with the concept of criteria-based certifications than a group who already get why peer review is important. 

Comment by Cathy Swift on February 21, 2012 at 9:53am

Thank you for the comments, Elizabeth.  The badge program seems to be really big right now.

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