Jump-Starting Your Institution’s Badging Initiative (separate registration is required)

Monday, October 14 | 12:30PM–4:00PM CT | W183b, Level 1
Session Type: Additional Fee Program
Delivery Format: Preconference Workshop
Badges help students develop essential workplace skills and capture learning beyond the traditional transcript. In this session, experienced badging program leaders will help participants imagine and design how to leverage smaller and more nimble units of learning that cut across degrees and access more types of students at their institution.

Outcomes: Understand the value proposition of digital badges * Evaluate various approaches to implementing digital badges, including visualizing and articulating the student experience * Develop and sharpen strategies and plan for scale


  • Tara Baumgarten

    Instructional Designer, Education Design Lab
  • Don Fraser, Jr.

    Chief Program Officer, Education Design Lab
  • Claire Sullivan

    Assistant Vice Chancellor for Digital Badges and Micro-Credentials, University of Maine

Resources & Downloads

  • MicroCredentialing Platforms Chart Glossary

    Updated on 5/21/2024
  • Competency Credential Development Framework

    Updated on 5/21/2024
  • Empathy Mapping

    Updated on 5/21/2024
  • Gallery Walk

    Updated on 5/21/2024
  • Facilitator Badge Sign Up

    Updated on 5/21/2024
  • Jumpstart your Institutions Badging Initiative

    Updated on 5/21/2024
  • Value Proposition Map

    Updated on 5/21/2024
  • Stakeholder Mapping

    Updated on 5/21/2024