19 mai 2019

Why are alternative digital credentials necessary?

eCampus NewsAlternative digital credentials are positioned to transform the relationship between higher ed and students. But how can institutions respond to these fast-developing credentials in a way that is measured and thoughtful, but quick enough so as to not be left behind. More...

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09 mai 2019

The Annual Extra-Credit Warning

By Matt Reed. Questions of fairness.
This one is somewhere between a blog post and a public service announcement for faculty. More...

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05 mai 2019

Seeking a Shared Global Standard for Digital Credentials

HomeBy Lindsay McKenzie. Nine universities in five countries are working together to create a shared infrastructure for digital academic credentials. More...

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05 avril 2019

How will blockchain transform higher ed? Start with credentials

eCampus NewsCentral New Mexico Community College is at the forefront of using the technology to give students ownership of their academic record. More...

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31 mars 2019

The Growing Profile of Non-Degree Credentials: Diving Deeper into ‘Education Credentials Come of Age’

Techno-News BlogThe world of credentialing is changing fast. Employer needs have evolved in concert with improving hiring support technologies. More...

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10 mars 2019

7 tips for evaluating credentials from disputed territories

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As credential evaluators, we follow a principle in which institutional recognition is bestowed by the appropriate educational authorities in the country where the institution operates. Consequently, when the international status of the territory is in question and it is unclear where the educational authority resides, the status of its educational institutions is an equal dilemma. More...

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05 mars 2019

More states are recognizing the importance of non-degree credentials

eCampus NewsA quick look at how states are changing the way they college and measure data around credentials. More...

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27 février 2019

American Council on Education Recommends 5 MOOCs for Credit

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. American Council on Education Recommends 5 MOOCs for Credit
Steve Kolowich, The Chronicle: Wired Campus Blog, February 7, 2013
Today's big MOOC news (is there any day these days without big MOOC news?) is that the American Council on Education has recommended five MOOCs for credit, all offered through the Coursera platform. More...

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29 janvier 2019

NZ formally recognises micro-credentials

By Anton Crace. New Zealand has become one of the first countries to recognise micro-credentials in its qualifications framework. The move has been labelled “important” by edtech stakeholders. More...

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27 janvier 2019

Extra Credit Is Not Really Extra

HomeWayne Stauffer explains why he believes it's all about students' misplaced desire for choice. More...

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