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Address the Skills Gap with Micro-Credentialing

Date: Thursday, August 15, 2019

Time: 2:00 PM ET

Duration: 60-minutes

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.

Sponsored by:

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Speakers:

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   Jeff Salin

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.