Kane Doran earns his yellow badge @Yacapaca pic.twitter.com/EtXdcO2n5s — Lodge Park Academy (@lodgeparkacad) November 5, 2014 This is what we like to see.
From today, your students will be able to earn new lapel badges on Yacapaca – if they work hard enough. We had a fantastic response to the original badge system. I was amazed and delighted to hear about schools building entire assemblies around the presentation of Yacapaca badges, so of course that motivated me to extend the system.
I only introduced Judo-style coloured belts on avatars as a stop-gap, but it proved wildly popular with the students – so much so that Continue reading “Can students reach the top levels in Yacapaca?”
The best time to plant a tree is 40 years ago. The second-best time is today.
I originally conceptualised Yacapaca as system that would be entirely teacher-controlled and teacher-led. That fits the market well, but I have always had a nagging Continue reading “Finally, student-controlled revision on Yacapaca”