Directory Working Group
Welcome to the wiki page for the Badge Alliance Working Group on the Directory!
This group will be leading the ongoing work around creating a world wide directory of open badges. With the directory work as foundation, this group will also explore how search and discovery of open badges can be supported.
Register Badges: http://directory.openbadges.org/#addbadges
Support Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Who is in this group?
Chair: Kerri Lemoie
Badge Alliance Liaison: Sunny Lee
1st Cycle Standard Working Group Deliverables and Resources
For our first cycle, the directory working group set out to create a basic prototype that in its initial form, makes it possible for learners and other organizations to find and connect to various badge issuers, their badges and their programs. This entailed the following process:
- Define the scope of the initial Badge Directory
- Enlist Badge Issuers to register badge classes
- Clear documentation explaining API end points and how to use directory
And the following deliverables:
- Working beta directory (using Node API Library):
Tutorials and documentation
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Find out about the next call: http://bit.ly/BA-Directory-Calls