“Badges give employers a new way to assess critical but hard-to-measure skills.”
— Connie Yowell, Director of Education, MacArthur Foundation
Working Groups are a way for you or your organization to connect with others working on similar badging initiatives, find the best resources to support your work, and contribute to the overall growth of the ecosystem. Click on the links below to find out more about the current Working Groups.
This group will explore ways to talk consistently and effectively about badges to different audiences. From looking at the preferred vocabulary of various fields and... More »
This group will focus on ways to connect badges to granular recognition for educators who innovate and pursue continued professional development. Initiatives like Connected Educators... More »
This group aims to encourage the growth of a shared badge system (or systems) for promoting and recognizing important digital skills. “Digital literacy is to the 21st century... More »
This group is focused on shaping the evolution of the open badge standard. To date, the standard has been a series of technical specifications. The goal... More »