All About Micro-credentials

What are they?

  • A verified indicator of skills, competencies, interests, and accomplishments.
  • They are stored and managed online.

Why do we like them?

  • They value multiple pathways for learning
  • They are transportable and shareable
  • They represent professional learning on educators’ own terms
  • They are transferable from multiple sources
  • They are evidence based
  • They are stackable
  • They hold the potential to transform when and where learning is valued.

How can you use them?

  • Earn them
  • Share them on the web and through social media
  • Use them with employers and perspective employers

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