Address the Skills Gap with Micro-Credentialing
Date: Thursday, August 15, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM ET
Using Open Badges to provide micro-credentials is a great way to track upskilling and career pathing for learners within organizations. This session will cover how micro-credentialing supports ongoing professional development and personalized learning pathways as it pertains to accomplishments and skills.
By attending this session, you will:
- Explore the open badge framework and how it can track progress to act as a workplace currency
- Analyze why most organizations that try badging don't succeed in their goals
- Learn how badges help solve the skills gap and how clients are using them to transform their learning culture.
- Discover strategies for badging effectively at your organization.
Jeff Salin is a learning solutions consultant in the Learning and Creative Services department at D2L. He is a passionate educator, focusing on scenario-based learning, gamification, and competency-based education. He’s also into audio engineering, music, triathlons, and all things food.