Tags micro-credentials

How micro-credentials can encourage professional development among teachers

by Stacey Pusey • 1 year ago

Commentary: Unlike more traditional tools, micro-credentials verify learning through teacher demonstrations and encourage continued development.

New Code.org report offers ways for states to fill computer science teaching gaps

by Corinne Lestch • 3 years ago

To build a robust computer science teacher workforce, states must create short- and long-term options for potential candidates, the nonprofit says.

Blockchain technology used to secure college students' documents

by Corinne Lestch • 4 years ago

MIT Media Lab and Learning Machine have figured out a way to use Bitcoin blockchain to securely share official documents, like academic transcripts.

Micro-credentials, the new gold star for teachers, show evidence of learning

by Corinne Lestch • 5 years ago

Digital Promise and Bloomboard have launched a new website for teachers to apply for micro-credentials, which displays skills they've developed based on evidence.