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Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 4th February 2015

4 Benefits To Using Badges In Online Learning http://elearningindustry.com/using-badges-in-online-learning greater autonomy for students, greater levels of feedback, and a variety of assignments. More on badges in this blog: http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/?s=badges In each of the classes for which I use badges I have 24 different badges that students can earn. Each one is a “micro-assignment” which asks […]

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We’ve Got Game – Strategies for Building Gamification into Your Blended Classroom

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 12th September 2014

We’ve Got Game – Strategies for Building Gamification into Your Blended Classroom LOGIN INFORMATION: To login on September 5, 2014 starting at 2:30 pm ET http://connectpro86502729.adobeconnect.com/frlvfall2014/ or tlt.gs/login

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Gamification: It’s Easier than You Think!

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 4th September 2014

Gamification: It’s Easier than You Think! https://desire2learn.adobeconnect.com/_a707373752/p3mhvdh5gfb/ BONUS: several cool infographics on gamification of education: http://elearninginfographics.com/tag/gamification-infographic/ this is a recording of a webinar, which took place yesterday, September 3, 2014. The presenter is Canadian. Gamification versus game based education Gamification is application of typical elements of game play to unconventional areas Game based is learning […]

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A Digital Badge Initiative in First-Year Writing Courses

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 20th April 2014

A Digital Badge Initiative in First-Year Writing Courses http://campustechnology.com/articles/2014/04/17/a-digital-badge-initiative-in-first-year-writing-courses.aspx a WordPress theme coupled with the BadgeOS plugin, a free program that enables credit issuing in the form of digital badges. The badges themselves were developed with Credly, a free online service that allows users to create, customize, store and issue achievement-based digital badges. In total, […]

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