Blended Badges: Digital Content + Personal Experiences
High quality online content could be the key to unlocking opportunity for ALL youth, especially those historically left out of opportunity. Powerful digital playlists coupled with experiential learning opportunities in the classroom and the community supports students in building a rich portfolio of skills for college and career, empowering the 21st century learner to co-design their future/education. Join practitioners and badging experts to learn how middle and high school educators are “blending” and personalizing in a new way with digital badges and classroom instruction. Attendees will also get the chance to build a playlist of their own.
Intrinsic is a 7th-12th grade charter school serving 1,000 students. Located in Chicago, our current population is 88% Latino, 83% Free/Reduced Lunch, 18% Diverse Learners and, 10% English Language Learners.