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Open Badges - a social innovation

Open Badges - a social innovation

If you are concerned with the future of education, you probably heard about Open Badges - a digital and visual representation of a skill or a set of achievements.

Our podcast guest for episode 13, Chiara Carlino, project manager at Cineca - the biggest University consortium in Italy, and communication manager at Bestr - the Italian open badge platform, shares with us her effort in making “a micro-certification” a norm in Italy. The ‘micro’ stands for a small or incremental level of achievement instead of a 3-years degree, for instance.