Connect, Create, Collaborate: Badges for Lifelong Learning

Tweet A version of this post originally appeared on the YALS site on Tuesday, December 25. Have you heard about YALSA’s badges project – a project funded by the MacArthur Foundation; Mozilla; and the Humanities, Arts, Sciences and Technology Advanced … Continue reading

YALSA Podcast #104: Badges for Lifelong Learning

Tweet This episode’s guest is Erin Knight, Learning Director for the Mozilla Foundation. Erin walks us through all the ins and outs of Mozilla’s new education initiative Badges for Lifelong Learning, a developing system that will enable users to highlight … Continue reading

Going Back to School With Badges

Tweet It’s that time. I know you know. Back to school. It’s also time to give YALSAblog readers an update on the YALSA professional development badging project. A project that will give library staff working with teens a chance to … Continue reading

What’s the Latest With YALSA Badges?

Tweet We’ve been talking a lot about badges on the YALSAblog but haven’t given readers much of an update on what’s going on with the association’s badge project. First, we’ve just made an Xtranormal video with a bit of information … Continue reading

Badges Meets Connect Create Collaborate

Tweet In this five minute interview learn from YALSA President Jack Martin about YALSA’s Badges for Lifelong Learning project which gives library staff the opportunity to gain skills related to the association’s Competencies for Serving Youth in Libraries. The project … Continue reading