Micro-certification activity that connects higher education and the workforce

Description:

 

Strong collaborative relationships between educators and employers supports the development and recognition of micro learning opportunities which are assessed, transferrable, validated, and relevant to the changing world of work. This working group is dedicated to strengthening those ties in service of increasing the number and quality of microlearning opportunities available. 

 

Outcomes:

  • Collate definitions on the topic of credentials and badges to facilitate the beginning of a constructive international conversation
  • Collate documentation regarding effective models for higher education providers with an interest in engaging in badging and credentialing projects
  • Other outcomes as brought forward by the working group over time

 

Open to participate: Yes

 

Regular meeting schedule:

TBC

 

Contact: 

Lena Patterson