The Easiest Way to issue digital badges and micro-credentials
Organizations around the world use Badgr to create branded learning ecosystems that support their communities with skills-based digital credentials, stackable learning pathways, and portable learner records.
Badgr for Canvas
Meet your learners where they are.
Badgr for Canvas lets you award as many badges as you want to fully recognize your learners’ achievements. Upgrade to Badgr Pro to take advantage of analytics and powerful Canvas-specific features.
Intrinsically and extrinsically motivate your learners by gamifying your course and allowing students to compete for badges with optional course leaderboards. Badges can also serve as a way of empowering students to track their course progress and completion alongside peers while protecting their privacy.
Automatically award badges in Canvas courses to give students meaningful credentials and differentiated, learning signals without increasing your workload.
Badgr for Canvas is based on the Open Badges standard, so every award becomes a portable record of your learner’s achievements and can be shared across channels that matter to your learners.
Activate powerful new features with a Badgr Pro subscription! Institutions of all sizes can use Badgr Pro analytics to deeply understand course metrics and student learning achievements across Canvas courses.
Understand how your learners are showcasing their achievements, including how they are being shared across social channels.
With Badgr Pro, you can track badges from Portfolium, Microsoft Teams, and other Badgr-connected platforms from within your Canvas course.
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Badgr for Canvas (Free)
Install Badgr is the native badging application of Canvas — it can be set up in 5 minutes or less.
Create Create Open Badges in Canvas or pull them in from your Badgr account.
Award Award digital badges to your learners one at a time or in bulk, or automate awards based on module completion requirements.
Share Students can share their awards directly from Canvas or from their free-for-life Badgr Backpack to networks that matter to them, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and more. Students do not need to create Badgr accounts to receive and share their badges.
Track Use badges to help instructors and students keep track of individual module completion and overall course progress. Badgr also comes with an optional leaderboard that can help you motivate your students while giving them the option to remain anonymous.
Understand Gain a deeper insight into student achievement and access powerful analytics that reveal course trends, including how your students are claiming and sharing their Open Badges across the web.
Report See which courses are awarding the most badges and how different teachers are using badges to meet the needs of their students. Badgr Pro gives you the ability to compare differentiated approaches to teaching and learning.
Manage Admins can see which staff members have access to issuers and which issuers are associated with each course.
Connect Bring your whole digital badging ecosystem into focus; Badgr Pro gives you the ability to track badges from Portfolium and other Badgr-connected platforms conveniently within Canvas.