Issue 1

1st March 2019
Welcome to the 1st issue of The Learning Fractal - the evolution of Badge News!

The badging and competency landscape has evolved, so we thought Badge News should evolve too. The Learning Fractal will allow us to re-focus to take in the wider, more complex landscape badges sit within. It will provide insights into the different credentialling approaches now available, so that you can make informed decisions about what these things mean for you.

As with Badge News, The Learning Fractal will provide your monthly dose of inspiration and updates from the learning world. In this edition we explore the blockchain, badging platforms and the future of learning and assessment...
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Badge platforms are evolving...

If you are thinking of integrating badging into your offer, check out this list of 10 platforms compiled by Doug Belshaw.
Future of Learning Platforms

"We are living in the midst of the 4th industrial revolution, powered by data, providing every business and organization a digital pathway to engage with their [learners] in all new ways." Read more by Phil Komany...

Is Blockchain Really Ready for Prime Time in Education?

Read more from Wayne Skipper...
Article contributed by Badgr
Shift Happens 2
"A new report released by Innovate+Educate explores the future of learning and assessment as “working learners” and “learning workers” each exceeds the number of traditional students in the U.S." Read more...
Open Badge Factory introduce service level: Pro

Find out more...
Article contributed by Open Badge Factory
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