Funded Projects

4-H enters the world of electronic credentials with the development and introduction of digital badges in robotics. As part of an e-portfolio of...
Each year over 1 million students drop out of high school. American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting...
The Badges Work for Vets program offers a solution to help Veterans leverage their military training and unique skill sets by developing badges that...
BadgeStack is a standards-based system designed specifically for badge-empowered, social learning. Learning Times has built the BadgeStack system to...
At BuzzMath the goal for students is to master concepts based on the Common Core Mathematics Standards. As such, the requirements for badge...
Carnegie Mellon University’s Computer Science Student Network (CS2N) is an online learning environment where students, teachers, and hobbyists can...
Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt and National Design Museum, in partnership with LearningTimes, has embarked on an initiative to integrate badging into...
Design for America: A Badge Community for Innovation will develop a unique online community devised to foster innovation and enable the widespread...
The Disney-Pixar Wilderness Explorers badging system engages youth in nature-based explorations, offering them a way to learn about and become...
Ohio State University and Digital Watershed will develop the Earthworks Badge System to empower young people and learners of all ages to cultivate a...
Intel and Society for Science & the Public (SSP) Badges will feature SSP’s premier high school science competitions, the Intel International...
LevelUp is a web-based system that enables learners of all ages to develop skills that align to their goals. Learners achieve this by mapping content...
The Leverage™ for Digital On-Ramps project will implement the Leverage™ Badging System by Pragmatic Solutions into the infrastructure of the Digital...
Moodle is an open source online training and course management system. Mahara provides open source eportfolios. They propose to focus on an open...
MOUSE Wins! Badge-based Achievement System for National Youth Technology Leadership is a national network-wide online badging system that supports...
My Girl Scout Sash on MentorMob brings the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and career development badge program to a digital media learning platform...
The National Manufacturing Badge System will recognize the wide range of skills, competencies, and achievements that students and workers need to be...
NatureBadges: Open Source Nature & Science Badge System is a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural...
The Partners in Learning Network will support educators and school leaders’ active participation in the Partners in Learning Program by instituting a...
The Providence After School Alliance's "Pathways for Lifelong Learning" badge system would recognize, motivate, validate, and connect learning...
Asia Society is creating a badge system that progressively denotes globally competent youth leadership. Global competence is the capacity and...
The Peer 2 Peer University is a grassroots open education project that organizes learning outside of institutional walls and gives learners...
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) teamed up with 3D GameLab at Boise State to create Planet Stewards , a personalized high...
Young Adult Library Services Association’s (YALSA) badges program will fill a knowledge gap in the profession. Recent studies from the MacArthur...
Supporter To Reporter (S2R) is a real-life learning program that allows young people to take on the roles of sports journalists, media producers, and...
UC Davis' Agricultural Sustainability Institute (ASI) will develop a model platform for validating experiential learning within formal institutional...
Starlite (TM) Digital Badges using NASA Content Group (formerly The Robotics and Stem Badges Using NASA Content Group) will use content from NASA,...
Sweet Water Foundation aims to expand and deepen the impact of aquaponics and urban agriculture as a learning method by creating a replicable model...
Developed by American Social History Project in partnership with Electric Funstuff and Education Development Center, the Who Built America? Badges...
The Youth Digital Filmmaker Badge system will equip students to produce short films. Students will develop the core skills of concept development,...