An Explanation of the Levels

Professional Growth (Self-Directed)

Reflector Badge

Level 1 - Any self-directed learning or teacher-created innovation that DOES NOT involve artifacts being created by students. Must include links to evidence.

Level 2 - Presenting your badge work to any group of teachers, large or small, within our district or in another professional setting or by appearing on our podcast!

What you get:

Student Learning (Self-Directed)

Tactician, Instructor, Architect Badge

Level 1 (two options)

        • Any new teacher-created activity
        • using new technology that you have not submitted as a badge before
        • involves artifacts being created by students
        • Must include links to evidence.

OR

        • Any new teacher-created activity
        • using technology that you have used before
        • involves artifacts being created by students
        • incorporates ONE of the Four C’s of 21st Century Learning.
        • Must include links to evidence.

Level 2 (two options)

        • Any new teacher-created activity
        • using new technology that you have not submitted as a badge before
        • involves artifacts being created by students
        • incorporates ONE of the Four C’s of 21st Century Learning.
        • Must include links to evidence.

OR

        • Any new teacher-created activity
        • Using technology you have used before
        • involves artifacts being created by students
        • incorporates TWO or THREE of the Four C’s of 21st Century Learning.
        • Must include links to evidence.

Level 3

        • NEW teacher-created activity
        • using technology
        • involves artifacts being created by students
        • incorporates CRITICAL THINKING and at least one other of the Four C’s of 21st Century Learning.
        • Must include links to evidence.

Developer Academy (Coach-Led)

Awarded for attending any of the Academy Sessions led by Instructional Technology Coaches. CPDUs are awarded based on amount of time spent in the session. The information learned in the Academy Session can be used to earn any of the badges listed above.