Following an interesting discussion on Twitter this morning I have decided that another Discussion Room at #RethinkingICT will be dedicated to assessing ICT and the idea of using badges to reward children for completing tasks and tracking progress.

Miles Berry tweeted a couple of links that provide more information about the idea of Badges.

http://stackoverflow.com/badges
https://wiki.mozilla.org/Badges

 

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2 responses »

  1. I’m hoping to work with Open badges to see if they can help with accreditation for students who comment on 100WC.

  2. Tim Bell says:

    Peter Denning’s “CS Field Guide” plans to use a badge system (http://www.csfieldguide.org/) and we’re setting up an after school club here in NZ to try it over the next few months.

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