Erin Fields

Erin FieldsErin Fields is a Liaison Librarian and Flexible Learning Coordinator for the University of British Columbia Library. She is also the Open Badges UBC Lead. Twitter: @emefie  E-mail: erin.fields[at]ubc.ca.

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Open Digital Badges: the New Education Credential
October 1, 2015
You may have earned a badge in your life. Often when people think of badges, they think about the Girl Guides or Boy Scouts and earning a badge for woodworking, baking, or volunteerism. Badges have also seen wide adoption in video game environments where players will earn badges for completing small tasks or showing mastery