Digital Credentialing and Yardstick
Digital credentials or “Digital Badges” are quickly becoming the standard for tracking and validating skills and achievements.
Individuals in all areas of learning and certification including professional associations, schools, and credentialing / licensing boards can easily track and manage their learning experiences in a secure environment. Digital Badges provide an optimal way of tracking accomplishments and can easily integrate with gamification and online communities.
What is a digital badge and how does it work?
A Digital Badge is an online representation of a skill or accomplishment you’ve earned.
Digital Badges are used to identify and validate a learner’s achievements with additional benefits over traditional paper certificates or PDFs. Represented by a graphical image, Digital Badges are embedded with secure, information detailing the specific learner and the new credential.