So, you've designed your badge system, have some nifty designs and perhaps even a live demo. Awesome. But how will your target audience respond? Do learners understand what your badges mean? Is your badge system intuitive and easy-to-use? Do learners like your badges?
Formative evaluation and usability testing can help. Find out how to test your educational product during development in order to improve the final result. Together we will look at how to test comprehension, appeal and engagement, and together we will put together a protocol for testing a sample badge system.