More Employers Are Awarding Credentials. Is A Parallel Higher Education System Emerging?
EdSurge - 03/25/2021
And at Northeastern University, we’ve articulated IBM’s digital badges and Google’s IT certificate for degree program credit. Faculty and academic leaders could benefit from frameworks and best practices to integrate and align employer-issued credentials with their curricula—especially in a world where employers see validation by industry as one of the hallmarks of credential quality.