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Totally Need This: Why Universities Will Be the Biggest Awarder of Badges (and When)

via opencontent.org As interest in badges continues to increase, it occurs to me that in their passion for gameification, innovation, and outright reinvention, many in the field are overlooking the place where badges make the most sense of all – the formal higher education institution. There are at least two high-level reasons why higher education […]

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“Badges, I Don’t Need No Stinkin Badges” – Actually YES I Do, and Students Do Too!

via Kody Stimpson @KodyStimpson, tips4blended.posterous.com If the title of this post confuses you, this youtube video (video above) is where it came from. You can rest assured the video has nothing to do with online learning. 😉 But badges on the other hand, yes, they certainly do! When I was in Boy Scouts years ago, they had a merit badge system.Complete […]

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