Summer Internship Experience at Concentric Sky
Early in 2018, I was approached by Juan Carlos Garcia, an MIT student studying Computer Science, about possible summer internship opportunities.
The Changing Landscape of Credentialing in Education
The way that we assess learning achievements is changing. Our current system of grouping learners into age-banded classes and ranking their performance using broad, letter-grade categories is becoming increasingly outdated.
Introducing Badgr Pathways
We’ve Reimagined the Learning Pathway
Experience Oregon Tech, The Elevate Edition
Education is in our DNA at Concentric Sky. You can see it in our work, our company culture, and in how we invest.
Creating an Open Pathway for the Next Generation of Learners
Thanks to massive changes in the job market, traditional methods of preparing learners for the workforce and assessing their career readiness are at a crossroads.
Why Do Open Technology Standards Matter in Education?
What are open technology standards? A great example of open technology standards is the Internet.
Concentric Sky Supports Apprenti Workforce Program
Talent is, by far, Concentric Sky’s most valuable asset. Like all companies in our sector, our success hinges on our ability to attract and retain that talent. That’s why Concentric Sky became one of the first Oregon companies to support the Apprenti program, the nation’s first registered tech apprenticeship program.
Building Cross-Institutional Learning Pathways with Badgr
Last week at the Learning Impact Leadership Institute in Denver, the Badgr team presented a new open technical standard filling the gap left between Open Badges and other interoperability standards.
Submitting Evidence for Open Badges in Canvas
Evidence submission is now being used to enhance the value of badges in Canvas Courses.
Developer’s Guide to Issuing Open Badges 2.0
Issuing badges using new features in the latest specification update.
FOCUS Community Badges for Engagement and Learning
Badges are helping FOCUS find out how staff engages in their ongoing learning program.
Open Badges 2.0 Profiles and Recipient Identifiers Deep Dive
Mapping badges to individuals and organizations.