Dr. Ginger Malin
Dr. Ginger Malin is the founder and CEO of BadgeCert, a digital badging solution that enables organizations to digitally recognize and validate the professional development activities and credentials of over 3 million stakeholders with a single click. Ginger is a recognized leader in deploying cutting-edge virtual learning technologies to help organizations educate, inspire and recognize their stakeholders' accomplishments. Ginger holds a B.A. in English Education from Indiana University, a M.S. in Education Leadership from DePaul University and Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Digital Badges and Micro-Credentials: The New Currency of Credentialing
There’s been a lot of buzz about digital badging and micro-credentials, but what are they and how do they apply to you?
This session will discuss how stackable micro-credentials differ from traditionally offered credentials, and present case studies about how they provide additional value for professionals while developing new revenue streams for organizations.
We’ll explore: "Is a digital badge a micro-credential?", "What’s involved in developing and granting micro-credentials", "How to generate new revenue streams with micro-credentials", and "The innovative trends and how to stay ahead of the curve so you’re future ready".