Digital badges in 4-H

Bradley S. Barker, Nancy Valentine, John A. Cook

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The awarding of digital badges has become pervasive across social media systems. Digital badges are visual representations of individual accomplishments and/or competencies and skills. If done properly, the awarding of digital badges following the recommendations of the 4-H Recognition Model may attract a new generation of 4-Hers and convey to others the value of the 4-H experience.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number3IAW4
JournalJournal of Extension
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Education


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