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If you do not see this tool, your institution has not made it available.

The Achievements tool allows instructors to designate criteria for issuing rewards to students in the form of both badges and certificates. Students can see which rewards they’ve earned and what is required of them to receive additional rewards, providing insight into learning progression toward defined competencies. Students are able to publish badges to the Mozilla Open Backpack, transporting evidence of their learning outside of Blackboard Learn. Instructors can easily see which students have reached learning milestones.

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  • If your instructor has created achievements for you to complete they appear in course content areas.
  • Any rewards you have earned appear in Tools
  • You can publish your rewards to your Mozilla Open Backpack directly from the Achievements tool.

To learn more about Open Badges and Mozilla Open Backpack, see

To learn more about completing achievements and earning rewards, see Achievements.