Badge Summit 2019

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
IMS K-12 and HED institutional members can receive a discount on the registration fee for the Badge Summit 2019. Contact for details.

Breakout Session

Badge Briefing: What's Trending in Student and Educator Micro-credentialing

The increasing importance placed on a learner’s ability to demonstrate knowledge and personalized models of teaching and learning are catalysts for the growth in micro-credentials. Learn how IMS Global Learning Consortium is responding to the demands of the 21st-century workplace by offering a suite of open standards to support competency-based learning including Open Badges version 2.0 (OBv2), Comprehensive Learner Record (CLR) and Competencies and Academic Standards Exchange (CASE) all aimed at increasing learner success and employability.
Speakers: Jill Hobson, Institutional Program Manager, IMS Global Learning Consortium
Avalanche Session

Making the CASE: Transitioning from PDF to Personalized Competencies

Discover the challenges and opportunities inherent in articulating learning competencies (assertions) that correctly aligned to state and national learning standards and how using digital standards will enhance your micro-credentialing effort. In this session, IMS Global will explain how the Competency and Academic Standards Exchange (CASE) standard enables interoperable learning standards and provides the ability to create deeper learning competencies. Learn how CASE Network-a no-cost publishing service--support your badging effort with the power to deliver and display competencies across the edtech ecosystem.
Speaker: Bruce Umpstead, Director, State Programs, IMS Global Learning Consortium