s2r medals & open badges efquel eif2012

Download S2R medals & open badges Efquel eif2012

Post on 06-May-2015




0 download

Embed Size (px)


Presentation to the EFQUEL 2012 conference sharing working progress on DigitalMe's Mozilla Open Badge project S2R Medals. Exploring the potential to encourage learner behaviours & sustainable online communities through badge rewards.


  • 1.S2R Medals & open badgesPresenter: Tim Riches@triches #openbadgesTim.riches@digitalme.co.uk

2. Q: Can we change learnersbehaviour using badges asrewards?#openbadges@triches 3. Q: Will recognising onlinementors lead tosustainable, independentlearning communities?#openbadges@triches 4. How can we as educatorsuse the web to develop: behaviours want to see in our learners effective, sustainable learning communities new ways for learners to benefit from theskills they have demonstrated 5. Supporter to Reporter (S2R):youth sports reporting channel 6. Open Badge Project: 7. ActivitiesLocal reporting 8. Challenging national events.. 9. www.makewav.es/s2r 10. 635 young people trained so far in this outstanding, award-winning media project across 9 regional hubs1900 young people reached in schools via the Makewav.essocial media network 11. We have interviewed hundreds of interesting people andcreated over 10,000 reports and blogs 12. S2R changes young peoples lives through sports reporting.Encourages aspiration, teamwork, resilience and creativity. Givesreporters a legacy of life and job skills, confidence, motivation,friends and fun! 13. Badging theprogramme 14. OverviewYoung people can obtain S2R Medals in3 sets:Journalist, Producer & CoachEn route to gaining Medals students willgather Achievements for theircontribution to the S2R community 15. CommunityAchievementsNot pushed out to OpenBadge Infrastructure andmain value is withincommunityGranular markers ofactivity 16. MedalsQualitative assessment ofskills by peers/leaders3 sets Journalist, Coach &Producer3 levels in each set: Bronze,Silver & Gold#openbadges@triches 17. Skills 18. JournalistLevelMedal RequirementSkills DemonstratedCommunity Achievements Journalist Bronze & Silver Creates consistently high quality Medals reports Producer Gold MedalBuilds and maintains an audience 5 Featured reports Can lead and pass skills to others Journalist Bronze MedalCreates reports of better than averagequality 1 Featured reportCan promote content to an audience 10+ Likes on a story 3 reports accepted to S2RTechnically able and motivatedCreates reports of acceptable quality 19. ProducerLevel Medal Requirement Skills DemonstratedAdvise and support other students toCan support and manage a teamResearch and prepare for reporting from asporting eventResponsibleTake a leadership role in helping other Reliable in high pressure/high profile situationsstudents to report from a sporting eventProfessional interpersonal skillsAttend more than one sporting event and Self motivatedcreate and publish your own reportsCan set and manage own real world tasks anddeadlinesHas consistently applied and developedjournalism skills in a real world settingResearch and prepare for reporting from a Attended a real world eventsporting eventCan work as part of a teamAttend a sporting event and work withothers to create a report Has learnt and applied journalism skills in a realworld settingWorked to a deadline 20. CoachLevelMedal RequirementSkills Demonstrated CommunityAchievements Coach Bronze & SilverTrusted community leader MedalsActively supports others Producer Gold MedalCan pass skills to others 100 liked comments Coach Bronze Medal Is responsible and can be trusted Senior Reporter Status Can approve and moderate contentproduced by others 50 liked comments 1 report accepted to S2R Technically able and motivated 25 comments by other Has a positive reputation in the userscommunity 21. Displaying S2RMedals (OpenBadges) 22. Unlocking value for the learner throughbadge display Employment Differentiation Social status#openbadges@triches 23. Technology 24. Mozilla OpenBadgeInfrastructureOpendbadges.org 25. The safe socialplatform forchildren to sharetheir videos,photos and blogsAt the forefront ofeducation social networksThe Guardian 26. Mobile 27. Get work selected & featured Give and receive feedback Complete offlineCreate multimediachallengesblogs and reportsStudent ProfileOther OBI badges 28. Challenges & Conclusion1. Cultural shift for learners & educators2. School timetable3. Endorsers4. Recognition 29. How you canget involved 30. PilotsWanted 31. TimelineJulyResearch & DesignAug Technical BuildSeptSchools PilotNov Review and RefineMarch Share and scale up 32. Visit our website for moreinformation on ourprogrammes.Contact us if you areinterested in collaboratingon new educationalprojects 33. www.digitalme.co.ukTim.riches@digitalme.co.uk@triches