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1 11, 2012

BadgeOS Selected for Pioneering Program

2014-06-07T17:12:56-04:00 0 Comments

Using BadgeOS, Longwood University in Farmville, Va., is offering a post-secondary readiness MOOC program for high-school students this year. The noncredit course, called “5 Skills You Need to Succeed: What Employers Want You to Know,” teaches communication and presentation skills, critical thinking, interpersonal and intrapersonal skills, and how to successfully navigate the work world.

12 09, 2012

An Interview: Badges and Learning

2013-04-06T16:19:40-04:00 0 Comments

Jonathan Finkelstein, CEO of Credly and director of the BadgeOS Project, was recently featured in a video produced by the NYC Department of Education to introduce educators to digital badges in K-12 classroom settings.

6 04, 2012

NatureBadges: Open Source Nature & Science Badge System

2013-04-06T16:19:40-04:00 0 Comments

"NatureBadges: Nature & Science Badge System" is an exciting collaboration between the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) and LearningTimes. The team was awarded a grant from the Digital Media and Learning Competition 4 – Badges for Lifelong Learning competition for this important STEM badge-based learning program.

1 10, 2011

NYCDOE Launches Digital Literacy Program

2013-04-06T16:25:35-04:00 1 Comment

LearningTimes, in partnership with the DOE’s Office of Postsecondary Readiness, was tasked to develop a digital course that introduced students in transfer schools (second-chance high schools) to digital literacy skills while they develop their plans for college, careers, and life after high school, providing a relevant context in which to learn how the Internet can be used to enrich their lives.