Full course description

Course Date:

Starts May 1, 2017

Duration:

Ongoing

Commitment:

2 hrs/total

Requirement:

None

Course Type:

Self-paced

Credential:

Badge

Description

Learn how to set up the Badgr LTI app in Canvas, how to create and award badges in courses and manage the gamified course leaderboard. See how the analytics allows you to track badge usage in courses, badge awards, and badge sharing. Students are motivated by badges and love showing them off outside the classroom. This course is for anyone who creates or manages Canvas coursework.

Badgr is a FREE and easy option for awarding and tracking badges in Canvas courses. Recognize achievement and add an element of gamification to Canvas with Badgr Open Badges.

Objectives

Participants will learn how to recognize achievements using Open Badges in Canvas courses. We'll show you how to install the Badgr LTI app, create badges and assign them to modules for automatic badge awards. Your students will love earning badges!


Target Audience: Canvas teachers, instructional designers, tech coordinators and admins.


Course is offered by Concentric Sky.

Course Instructors

Kim Hammond

Kim Hammond

Badgr Team

As part of the Badgr Team, Kim Hammond is the first point of contact for new and existing users. Kim has been working in the education space for over 15 years and has a background in social survey research and professional development. She is passionate about education technology and Open Badges.