Curious about micro-credentials? Wondering what they even are and how they can benefit teachers? A rundown on what you need to know about micro-credentials and three ways they boost professional learning for educators are outlined in this EdTech Digest article by Adam Geller, founder and CEO of Edthena.
A key take-away is how micro-credentials, digital badges or documentation, support recognition of teachers’ professional skills. “Micro-credentials embody personalized professional learning and provide a true affirmation of educators’ ability to put teaching theory into practice. And, … [they] have staying power.”
Read more about the advantages of micro-credential badges at EdTech Digest: There’s a Badge for That
Also, check out how Edthena supports getting school districts started with micro-credentials.