Social badges dynamics in institutional supported platforms
Social badges dynamics in
Interactive Session, The PLE Conference, Berlin, 12 july 2013
Carlos Santos, Luís Pedro, Sara Almeida and Mónica Aresta
University of Aveiro, Portugal
Trabalho ﬁnanciado por fundos FEDER através do Programa Operacional Factores de
Competitividade – COMPETE e por Fundos Nacionais através da FCT – Fundação para a
Ciência e a Tecnologia no âmbito do projeto PTDC/CPE-CED/114130/2009.
• PLE Conference’12 Aveiro
• Mozilla OpenBadges
• Pros: good to learn
• administration tasks
• activity stream overﬂow
issuer learner backpack
SAPO Campus approach
• Explore badges for:
• social dimension
• personal contribution
User-generated badges concept
Peer-support for badges attribution
decision making support
no need to follow everything
Badge support/endorsement concept
how much support?
Let’s try it!!!
• PLE Conference discussion (Role playing) - 30
• Admins: Cristina, Ricardo
• Badges to win, recommend and support?
• Diﬀerent topic per group
• Final presentation
See it in action in SAPO
• http://campus.sapo.pt (homepage)
• http://pleconf.campus.sapo.pt (DIY)
Have your say...
• New functionalities
• allow anyone to create and recommend a badge
• allow to upload badge images
• formal/informal blending