01 novembre 2018

Google Curriculum, College Credit

HomeBy Paul Fain. Tech giant gets hands-on with its new online IT certificate, as a growing number of community colleges and Northeastern University create credit pathways with the curriculum. More...

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23 septembre 2018

The Evolving Transactional Nature of Credentialing: Alternative Credentials Today

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. As the distinction between learning at colleges, universities and workplaces continues to erode, credentials are supplanting the traditional role of the degree in terms of skills verification. More...

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More North Dakota students will get the opportunity to receive college credit

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Students have the chance to take Advanced placement courses in Calculus, Biology, Statistics, and English– and even though they’re online courses— they still get hands on help. More...

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22 juillet 2018

Hackers can purchase government login credentials for cheap on the dark web

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Among the list of devices, services and networks on the menu are multiple government systems on sale worldwide, including those linked to the United States. More...

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03 juillet 2018

Educational and Occupational Credentials should be in schema.org

Educational and Occupational Credentials should be in schema.org
Phil Barker, GitHub, 2018/06/15
The current effort to match credentials to competencies, and digitize credentials, is ongoing. This is a discussion thread on GitHib addressing the question in the title. Of note is the most recent post in which Phil Barker outlines recent work done in the field by a W3C Community Group. More...

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16 juin 2018

KCS teacher professional development includes micro-credentials, Google

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Is your child’s teacher a holder of at least one micro-credential and/or certified proficient with Google tools?  If so, he or she may be part of two overlapping groups of educators in Kingsport City Schools. More...

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29 mai 2018

How digital credentialing is driving the shift towards a learning economy

University Business Magazine logoDigital credentials are at the forefront of broader technological innovation in the academic sector and signal the possibility of broader cooperation between higher education and the labor market—but, as Louis Soares points out, the revolution towards a true learning economy is far from finished. More...

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22 mai 2018

Focusing on the Finish Line

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. A new analysis from Civitas Learning shows that many students are dropping out of their colleges despite having earned the majority of the credits they need for their degrees. More...

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13 avril 2018

Des inquiétudes suite aux annonces contradictoires sur les crédits des Missions Locales pour 2018

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "unml.info"De nombreux rapports et travaux nationaux soulignent la nécessité de développer les actions pour lutter contre la pauvreté des jeunes et pour favoriser leur accès à la formation et à l’emploi. Ils rendent compte également de la reconnaissance de l’approche et de l’action des Missions Locales. Malgré ces conclusions partagées par les acteurs et observateurs, le réseau des Missions Locales voit ses moyens budgétaires diminuer en 2018. Plus...

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25 mars 2018

Pushing for Graduation in Four

HomeBy Grace Bird. Texas A&M University at San Antonio pushes students to earn 15 credits a semester -- a task that may not be easy when many have responsibilities at home. More...

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