Report from the ICDE Working Group on The Present and Future of Alternative Digital Credentials (ADCs) Now Available

In 2018, ICDE invited members to submit an Expression of Interest for participating in the Working Group on the Present and Future of Alternative Digital Credentials. The working group was appointed and has now delivered its report: Report of the ICDE Working Group on The Present and Future of Alternative Digital Credentials (ADCs). 

Alternative Digital Credentials (ADCs) will significantly transform the relationship between ICDE member institutions and their students—and ultimately between higher education and society. By providing a digital, information-rich record of workplacerelevant skills and competencies, attributed to an individual, ADCs will challenge the relevance of traditional university transcripts.

ICDE members should seriously consider implementing ADCs for many reasons.

Read the full report here:  Report of the ICDE Working Group on The Present and Future of Alternative Digital Credentials (ADCs)