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To earn the "Digital Learning Day Celebrator 2018" badge, you must:
  • watch a Digital Learning Day video
  • register your participation at digitallearningday.org
  • celebrate digital learning day with your class or staff
  • share your experience on social media or with your DLS 

Audience: All Instructional Staff, Administrators
Updated February 2018
CFB Staff earned this badge from February 2018 to May 2018.  Watch for the 2018-2019 badges related to Digital Learning Day next spring!

  

To earn the "Digital Learning Day Party Animal 2018" badge, you must:
  • earn the Digital Learning Day Celebrator 2018 badge AND
  • participate in an ongoing celebration by engaging in digital learning activities from February 26 - March 30
  • share how your students or campus create, think critically, communicate, and collaborate via social media (or with your DLS)
  • reflect on your favorite activities and the benefits of digital learning

Audience: All Instructional Staff, Administrators
Updated February 2018
CFB Staff earned this badge from February 2018 to May 2018.  Watch for the 2018-2019 badges related to Digital Learning Day next spring!

  

To earn the "Terrific Typists (2017-2018)" badge:
  • 90% of students in a given grade level meet typing test goal
  • 2nd Grade Goal: 5 WPM with 80% accuracy
  • 3rd Grade Goal: 10 WPM with 80% accuracy
  • 4th & 5th Grade Goal: 12 WPM with 80% accuracy
Note: every member of the grade level team will be eligible for this badge!

Audience: Elementary Instructional Staff
Updated December 2017
If your team is eligible for this badge, you will receive an email with a form for the application.

Curious about your eligibility?  Contact your campus DLS!

  

To earn the "CFB Keyboarding Challenge: Bronze Campus" badge, you must:
  • 70% of 2nd - 5th graders meet typing test goal
  • 2nd Grade Goal: 5 WPM with 80% accuracy
  • 3rd Grade Goal: 10 WPM with 80% accuracy
  • 4th & 5th Grade Goal: 12 WPM with 80% accuracy

Audience: Elementary Instructional Staff

For the 2017-2018 School year, this badge was earned by the following campuses:

Carrollton Elementary Davis Elementary McLaughlin Strickland Elementary
Congratulations!
If your campus is eligible for this badge, your DLS will deliver the badge!  No action required!

Curious about your eligibility?  Contact your campus DLS!

  

To earn the "CFB Keyboarding Challenge: Silver Campus" badge, you must:
  • 80% of 2nd - 5th graders meet typing test goal
  • 2nd Grade Goal: 5 WPM with 80% accuracy
  • 3rd Grade Goal: 10 WPM with 80% accuracy
  • 4th & 5th Grade Goal: 12 WPM with 80% accuracy

Audience: Elementary Instructional Staff

For the 2017-2018 School year, this badge was earned by the following campuses:

 Blanton Elementary  Central Elementary Country Place  Elementary
 Farmers Branch Elementary Furneaux Elementary Good Elementary
 La Villita Elementary McCoy Elementary Rainwater Elementary
 Riverchase Elementary Sheffield Elementary Stark Elementary 

Congratulations!
If your campus is eligible for this badge, your DLS will deliver the badge!  No action required!

Curious about your eligibility?  Contact your campus DLS!

  

To earn the "CFB Keyboarding Challenge: Gold Campus" badge, you must:
  • 90% of 2nd - 5th graders meet typing test goal
  • 2nd Grade Goal: 5 WPM with 80% accuracy
  • 3rd Grade Goal: 10 WPM with 80% accuracy
  • 4th & 5th Grade Goal: 12 WPM with 80% accuracy

Audience: Elementary Instructional Staff

For the 2017-2018 School year, this badge was earned by the following campuses:

Blair Elementary Freeman Elementary Kent Elementary
 Las Colinas Elementary Rosemeade Elementary Thompson Elementary

Congratulations!
If your campus is eligible for this badge, your DLS will deliver the badge!  No action required!

Curious about your eligibility?  Contact your campus DLS!

  


To earn the "Code Cadet (2017)" badge, you must:
  • work with your campus Hour of Code Coorindator to facilitate the Hour of Code for your classes between November 2017 and February 2018
  • ensure all students have an opportunity to practice coding
  • share your experience on social media using the hashtag #cfbcodes
  • share reasons why the Hour of Code is beneficial for CFB students
  • communicate with the Department of Education regarding the importance of computer science (optional!)

Audience: Instructional Staff, Administrative Staff
Updated November 2017
CFB Staff earned this badge from November 2017 to April 2018.  Watch for the 2018-2019 version of Code Cadet next school year!

  

To earn the "Code Captain (2017)" badge, you must:
  • facilitate the Hour of Code for your class(es) between November 2017 and February 2018
  • ensure all students have an opportunity to practice coding
  • address the question "Why Code?" in your lesson
  • share your experience on social media using the hashtags #cfbcodes and #whycode
  • share reasons why the Hour of Code is beneficial for CFB students
  • communicate with the Department of Education regarding the importance of computer science (optional!)

Audience: Instructional Staff, Administrative Staff
Updated November 2017
CFB Staff earned this badge from November 2017 to April 2018.  Watch for the 2018-2019 version of Code Captain next school year!

  

To earn the "Code Coordinator (2017)" badge, you must:
  • organize participation in the Hour of Code for your whole campus between November 2017 and February 2018 - at least one whole grade level or content area must be involved!
  • promote the Hour of Code with teachers and students on your campus
  • ensure all students have an opportunity to practice coding
  • address the question "Why Code?" in your lesson
  • share your campus experience(s) on social media using the hashtags #cfbcodes and #whycode
  • solicit feedback from your staff after the Hour of Code event
  • communicate with the Department of Education regarding the importance of computer science (optional!)

Audience: Instructional Staff, Administrative Staff
Updated November 2017
CFB Staff earned this badge from November 2017 to April 2018.  Watch for the 2018-2019 version of Code Coordinator next school year!

  


To earn the "EdCamp Camper" badge, you must:
  • watch the EdCamp 101 Video (see "Learn More" for details)
  • locate and attend an EdCamp event
  • share your EdCamp experience on social media
  • reflect on your EdCamp experience

Audience: Instructional Staff, Administrative Staff
Updated April 2018 for Summer of 2018

  


To earn the "Dedicated Digital Learner" badge, you must:
  • attend an out-of-district training, conference, or seminar pertaining to digital learning (not a webinar)
  • share what you learned with colleagues and provide evidence of how you shared your new learning
  • reflect on your experience when you submit your application

Audience: All District Staff
Updated November 2017