National Center for Research in Advanced Information and Digital Technology

For The Design, Building, And Distribution Of A System For Teacher Micro-credentials

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  • Program
  • Date Awarded
  • Term
    24 Months
  • Type of Support
    General Support/Program
Digital Promise (the National Center for Research in Advanced Information and Digital Technology) is a nonprofit focused on expanding the opportunity to learn. It will work with pre-service and in-service educator development programs and the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards to disseminate a set of deeper learning micro-credentials to current and aspiring educators; develop new deeper learning-aligned micro-credentials in partnership with Educators Rising; and tell the stories of educators earning micro-credentials. The project supports the Education Program’s commitment to increasing the focus on deeper learning within educator preparation pathways.
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for the design, build, and distribution of a system for teacher badging (credentialing)  
Digital Promise, an independent, bipartisan, nonprofit organization authorized by Congress in the 2008 Higher Education Act, was launched in September 2011 to use technology and research to spur innovation in education for learners at all levels. It proposes to design, build, and distribute a system for teacher credentialing by creating a scalable, peer-review, open platform for deeper learning credentialing. This innovation will be a test case for our efforts to find scalable models that support teacher professional development in deeper learning.
for general operating support  
For general operating support.

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