Daria Ng and Joliz Cedeno joined us to talk about the networked badge systems Global Kids has designed, developed, and implemented for HIVE Chicago and NYC. Learn more about the different networked badge system design approaches Global Kids has created for programs in these two cities.
Global Kids have done a great job blogging about their process. Some recommended reading
HIVE Badge System Design articles
Global Kids Summer Badge Beta Report: http://olpglobalkids.org/content/global-kids-summer-badge-beta-report
Over the spring of 2012, Global Kids developed its badging system through a number of different groups: a small group of senior staff who considered badges that would cut across the organization, a large group of GK trainers who considered badges for particular programs, and a group of youth who provided feedback on the system.