Choose to show your support for Open Badges: become a FoOB
The Friend of Open Badges badge acknowledges the self-identified open badges community members who work together to develop a dynamic, self-sustaining open badges ecosystem. These self-nominated and peer-nominated badge owners are the open badges community bedrock: individuals gathering together to work as a flexible and welcoming group; supporting, sustaining and growing the open badges ecosystem.
If you talk regularly and publicly about open badges, earn the Orator badge.
The Badge Orator badge acknowledges the true believer community members; those who seek out opportunities to publicly proclaim the good news about the power of alternative credentialing.
Write at least 5 articles, blog posts, etc. to claim your Open Badge Thinkerer badge.
The Open Badges Thinkerer badge acknowledges the community members who write about the future of badges, sharing their thoughts about alternative credentialing and personal learning pathways.