Webinar: Alternative Credentialing in Higher Education
Part 1 of EDUCAUSE series on digital badging
Proof of skill attainment through alternative credentialing has gone mainstream. Microcredentialing and digital badging have become credible ways to codify achievements of many kinds: nanodegrees, traditional learning programs, micromasters, etc. Alternative credentials help students quickly develop and demonstrate new skills in a fast-paced and evolving job market.*
In this webinar from the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative, learn about the emergence of badging, microcredentialing, and nanodegrees, along with the role that technology plays in enabling these models and the impact they are having on higher education.
Consider joining us for Part 2: EDUCAUSE Virtual Seminar: Microcredentials & Digital Badging
- Learn about microcredentialing and digital badging as valid records of learning
- Compare and contrast microcredentialing with a traditional credit
- Discuss the impact of alternative credentialing on higher education