From ePortfolios to OpenLedgers — via OpenBadges and BlockChains

When I started exploring Open Badges a few years ago, I rapidly realised that not only were they a solution to several of the problems we had with ePortfolios, but they also had the potential to help us reinvent them — the Open Badge Passport initiative is our contribution to this. And now that I have started exploring the possible application of blockchains to Open Badges, I realise that not only were blockchains the perfect solution to a number of Open Badge problems, but they could also be a means to review our ideas on Open Badges altogether.

Teaching for Active Learning 2015 Conference at the University of Southern Denmark, nov. 3rd

Activating teaching and active learning is the guiding principle of education at SDU. This conference is to inspire and disseminate knowledge and experience on how student learning is promoted in accordance with the fundamental principles of SDU.

The target audience is primarily teachers from the University of Southern Denmark and University Colleges in Southern Denmark. The conference is open to all interested, and abstracts and registrations from teachers from other national and international universities and other educational institutions are very welcome.

The future of ePortfolios: Opportunities and Main Challenges for the Europortfolio Community

EUROPORTFOLIO, the network of European ePortfolio experts and practitioners, was present with a w