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Designing Badge Systems: Informational Webinar | Stage Two Prep | Thursday, January 26, 2012 @ 1pm EST


Informational Webinar: Designing Badge Systems for the Teacher Mastery & Feedback Badge Competition

What: Stage Two Prep: Badge Systems Models & Design
Who Should Attend: Potential Stage Two applicants
Date: Thursday, January 26, 2012
When: 1pm EST / 10am PST
Duration: 60 minutes
Register here:

The HASTAC/MacArthur Foundation’s Badges for Lifelong Learning Competition, launched in collaboration with the Mozilla Foundation, focuses on badges as a means to inspire learning, confirm accomplishment, or validate the acquisition of knowledge or skills.

During this live webinar for prospective Stage Two badge design applicants, Carla Casilli of Mozilla Foundation’s Open Badges project and David Theo Goldberg, Executive Director of the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub, will discuss badge system design and development, and take general questions about the Stage Two application process. Webinar hosts will review different models of existing badge systems and discuss general guidelines and best practices.

Advanced registration is recommended, but not required. The webinar will open at 12:45 PM EST to allow registrants time to establish access to the webinar.

Questions can be submitted in advance by emailing with “webinar question” in the subject line.

Participate in real-time on Twitter using #dmlbadges. 



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