Open Badges (eAssessment Scotland 2013)

Download Open Badges (eAssessment Scotland 2013)

Post on 06-May-2015

3.147 views

Category:

Education

0 download

Embed Size (px)

DESCRIPTION

A presentation by Doug Belshaw as part of an Open Badges workshop at e-Assessment Scotland 2013. #easc13

TRANSCRIPT

  • 1.eAssessment Scotland / University of Dundee / 23 August 2013 http://slidesha.re/13QM8Id

2. Who are you? Dr. Doug Belshaw Badges & Skills Lead Mozilla Foundation @dajbelshaw doug@mozillafoundation.org 3. Who?What? When? Where?Why? How? 4. Mozilla! (global non-profit) 5. Some of the organisations involved in the ecosystem 6. https://wiki.mozilla.org/Badges/Issuers 7. http://workforce.io/ 8. http://www.kenteq.nl/smartsite.net?id=KT_HOME_EN 9. http://sweetwaterfoundation.com 10. http://dmlcompetition.net/Competition/4/badges- projects.php?id=2246 11. http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/ national/dln/special/DigitalBadges.html 12. http://www.proexam.org/index.php/technology/ digital-micro-credentials 13. http://www.digitalme.co.uk/student-digital-leaders- badgeathon/ 14. http://www.itap.purdue.edu/studio/passport/ 15. Who? What? When?Where? Why? How? 16. Open Badges are images with metadata hard-coded into them 17. CC BY-SA Kyle Bowen 18. Visual representations of achievements, learning, skills, interests, competencies 19. They can accommodate formal & informal learning pathways 20. They can represent hard & soft skills, peer assessment, and stackable lifelong learning 21. Mozilla has built (and will maintain) the plumbing 22. Open Badges can capture learning wherever & however it occursallowing for innovation 23. http://tincanapi.com/overview/ 24. Open Badges? (What about degrees, certificates, diplomas?) 25. Not simply either/or both/and! 26. Who? What? When? Where? Why? How? 27. Silo 1 Silo 2 Silo 3 Degree CPDcertificates Letter ofrecommendation 28. Silo 1 Silo 2 Silo 3 What skills/ attributes are missing here? (how can we best present them in a holistic way?) Degree CPDcertificates Letter ofrecommendation 29. Open Badges Infrastructure (OBI) 30. I love badges for motivating me in my learning! We use metadata- infused credentials aligned with the OBI Im using micro- accreditation to make achievements more granular 31. Who? What? When? Where? Why? How? 32. http://openbadges.org 33. Who? What? When? Where? Why? How? 34. 3 main ways to issue badges... 35. Roll your own solution (using onboarding documentation) Use plugin for an existing system (plugins available for most major platforms/systems) Third-party issuing platform (URLs in metadata point to their servers) 3 main ways to issue badges: 36. Use plugin for an existing system (plugins available for most major platforms/systems) 37. Who? What? When? Where? Why? How? 38. NOW!(we launched v1.0 in March) 39. ~110,000 Open Badges issued ~32,000earners >750issuers to by (August 2013 stats 40. Coming soon... 41. Federation of badge backpacks Coming soon... Image CC BY IsaacMao 42. Endorsement (3rd-party signing of badges) Federation of badge backpacks Coming soon... Images CC BY IsaacMao & SeattleClouds.com 43. SOME IDEAS to get you started Play! Experiment! Earn your first badge at openbadges.org to see how they work. Think up some criteria and issue a badge to someone using badg.us Join the Open Badges community. Ask questions! Launch a pilot. What behaviours/skills/ understanding are you trying to promote? 44. Conclusion Open Badges = metadata-infused credentials Were now at v1.0 of the OBI Lots of organisations are already using badges You can get started right now! 45. Now! On Twitter: @dajbelshaw Via email: doug@mozillafoundation.org Ask me hard questions! http://openbadges.org http://wiki.mozilla.org/Badges https://groups.google.com/d/forum/openbadges Useful links: